Kathleen Boggs is one of the dance teachers at Mitkof Dance Troupe. She says the Nutcracker has a long tradition in Petersburg.
There are three chances to see the Nutcracker. On Friday and Saturday the show starts at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00. On Sunday, there is an afternoon show at 2:30 p.m., doors open at 2:00.
Friday night after the show there is an opening night reception.
Tickets are $10 and are being sold in advance at Lee’s Clothing.
The Nutcracker productions are known to sell out so it is best to get tickets early.