Before people learned to tiptoe around, everybody always knew exactly who was sneaking the pizza from the fridge at night. Appreciate even more skills of the pointed foot with today’s Groupon to the Michigan Classic Ballet Company presents The Nutcracker at Mercy Auditorium in Farmington Hills. Choose from the following performances: Saturday, December 3, at 11 a.m. or 3:30 p.m. or Sunday, December 4, at 3 p.m. Choose between the following options:
- For $22, you get two tickets to a performance (up to a $44 value).
- For $39, you get a theater outing for four (up to a $92 value). The outing includes:
- Four tickets (up to an $88 value) and
- Four refreshment tickets (a $4 value)<p>
The talented dancers of the Michigan Classic Ballet Company bring The Nutcracker to life for the 22nd year with their elegant, well-trained limbs and precise artistry. Leaping through expressive choreography, the company transforms Tchaikovsky’s famous score into an enchanting escape into the Land of Snow, the Kingdom of Sweets, and the Municipality of Dentistry. The performers’ finesse and grace captivate eyes, while the sugar-powdered plotline piques imaginations young and old. Four special guest artists from the Grand Rapids Ballet lend their acumen to the classic Christmas tale. Quartets can seek refreshments, exchanging their tickets for coffee, pretzels, cookies, and other snacks that don’t require the assistance of the ballet’s titular appliance.