By Jocelyn Gallardo
The month of December is filled with many holidays, cheers, and performances. The best way to get into the holiday spirit is to watch a holiday performance. This month the Marjorie Luke will be filled to the brim with fun and entertaining events for the whole family to enjoy.
Coming up first is the annual ballet performance The Nutcracker performed by the Goleta School of Ballet & Goleta Ballet Theater on December 5th & 6th at 3pm. This production features your favorite characters: Clara, The Nutcracker, The Rat Queen, The Sugar Plum Fairy and many more. For more information and tickets visit goletaschoolofballet.com or call (805)-328-3823.
The following week is another Christmassy ballet performance entitled The Night Before Christmas Les Patineurs on December 12th at 7pm & 13th at 3pm. This performance is bringing to life the character that you have come to know and love from the classic children’s book. For more information visit montecitoschoolofballet.com or call (805)-5690-0597.
After this follows the the SBJHS Winter Concert performed by the SBJHS Music Department on December 16th at 7pm. You don’t miss this amazing performance featuring the SBJHS Jazz Band, Concert Band, Orchestra, and Choir. They will be performing an assortment of musical arrangements including some much-loved holiday favorites.
Finally, on December 19th at 1:30pm, The Goleta School of Ballet presents a very special Nutcracker called The Nutcracker Tutu Suite featuring (dancers from the children and pre-professional divisions”. All of the characters are presented in cute “tutus”. Don’t miss this lovely performance coming to your local theater. For more information & tickets please visit goletaschoolofballet.com or call (805)-328-3823.
Don’t miss any of these charming performances coming to this Luke this month, and have a very happy holiday.