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Lucia Connolly as Snow Queen with her Cavalier (Maco Doussias) in Westside Ballet of Santa Monica’s 2012 production. Lucia will perform the coveted role of the 'Sugar Plum Fairy' in Westside Ballet of Santa Monica’s 2013 production of 'The Nutcracker.'

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Westside Ballet’s Production Of “The Nutcracker” Sold Out

Posted Nov. 28, 2013, 9:04 am

The winter holiday season would not be complete without a local production of “The Nutcracker.” Westside Ballet of Santa Monica, in association with the Santa Monica College Symphony, presents its 40th Anniversary Nutcracker performances at the Broad Stage this weekend on Saturday and Sunday.

Santa Monica’s Anya Fitzpatrick will perform in the fourth and final act of the American Ballet Theatre’s performances of “Le Corsaire” this weekend.

Seven Days, Theater, Santa Monica, Youth, Ballet

Santa Monica Teen To Dance In American Ballet Theatre's "Le Corsaire"

Posted Jul. 8, 2013, 9:09 am

Santa Monica teen Anya Fitzpatrick has been selected to dance in the American Ballet Theatre’s upcoming performances of “Le Corsaire” this weekend in downtown Los Angeles.

The party scene in Westside Ballet of Santa Monica’s “The Nutcracker.”

Seven Days, Theater, Santa Monica, Youth, Ballet

'The Nutcracker' To Be Performed In Memory Of The Late Artistic Director Yvonne Mounsey

Posted Dec. 5, 2012, 1:12 am

Westside Ballet of Santa Monica returns its annual holiday classic “The Nutcracker” this weekend (Dec. 7-9) at the Wadsworth Theatre at 11301 Wilshire Boulevard in Brentwood. Based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s “Nutcracker and the King of Mice,” Westside’s Nutcracker is the traditional, full-length ballet, set to Tchaikovsky’s majestic score, with exuberant choreography and lavish costumes.

American Ballet of Los Angeles Directors Eddy and Kat Hawks present Yvonne Mounsey with the inaugural Angel Award for her contributions to ballet.

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Ballet Dancer Receives First Angel Award

Posted May. 4, 2012, 4:26 am

Her resume already includes dances for Leonide Massin’s Ballet Ruse de Monte Carlo, Wassily de Basil’s Ballet Ruse, and George Balanchine’s N...

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