Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker 2017 youtube. With new sets and updated costumes, the company takes its holiday classic to. Get discount jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker tickets for emerson cutler majestic theatre boston. Four young bedford ballerinas performed with the company. Jose mateo ballet theatre believes that ballet should be accessible and enjoyed by people of all racial, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. Jose mateo ballet theatres young dancers program is designed for children ages 318 and runs septembermay enrollment is ongoing throughout the year. For over 30 years jose mateo ballet theatre s highly acclaimed company has regularly presented concerts of mateo s celebrated repertory of original works including the nutcracker. Join jose mateo ballet theatre for new englands longest running interpretation of the nutcracker at the cutler majestic theatre in boston. The boston globe is the official media sponsor of jose mateo ballet theatres 2011 nutcracker tour.
Jose mateos the nutcrackerboston and dorchester opens november 30, 2019 with an emphasis on classical dance technique over stagecraft, the jose mateo ballet theatre presents the classic holiday tale at the cutler majestic theatre beginning november 30 and the strand theater in dorchester beginning december. Peninsula ballet theatre company and school san mateo. Tickets jose mateo ballet theatre the nutcracker 2019. Dewdrop haruka tamura, however, was in a simple, yet very elegant white empire dress with a pink ribbon at the bodice the lovely white lily of the group. Jose mateo ballet theatre if you enjoy ballet and like seeing a performance from just about front row seating, this is a good thing to include in your trip to boston.
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Jose mateo ballet theatre welcomes young dancers ages 618 to audition for our 31st annual production of the nutcracker and a chance to share the spotlight. Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker returns to boston from november 25december 24. Peter tchaikovsky, the famous russian composer, was commissioned by mastermind choreographer marius petipa to compose the nutcracker ballet, score based on alexandre dumass adaptation of e. Jose mateo ballet theatre honors the classical tradition by continuing what may well be new england s longest running interpretation of the nutcracker ballet.
From the moment the curtain rises on jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker, theres magic in the air. The school o ffers an innovative model for a highquality academy with a humanistic approach to ballet training that fosters diversity and inclusion. Jose mateo ballet theatre cambridge 2019 all you need. Mateo is the recipient of the 201718 massachusetts cultural councils commonwealth award for achievement and is one of the areas most prolific choreographers.
Mouse battles, falling snow and a journey into the heart of the land of the sweets, this production of the nutcracker celebrates the magnificent score of peter tchaikovsky. Jose mateo ballet rings in 30 years with the nutcracker. Jose mateo ballet theatre the nutcracker 2019 strand theatre bostix ticket deal info price level. The jose mateo ballet theatres 20 production of the nutcracker enjoyed a nearly sellout run, with performances in cambridge and dorchester. This years performance mixed things up to create a refreshing and compelling, yet overall familiar, nutcracker experience. Boston ballet, holiday pops leading wave of holiday arts. Mateos ballet theatre offers a cozy, charming nutcracker.
Since its premiere in fall river in 1988, jose mateo ballet theatre has continued one of new englands longest running productions of the classic ballet, regularly. In jose mateos the nutcracker, diversity stands out. Relatively modest in scale compared with boston ballets opulent production, it trades grandeur for intimacy and charm. See the nutcracker ballet at jose mateo ballet theatre for one of the longest running interpretations in new england. Meet the mouse kings from bostons nutcracker productions. The nutcracker is also sponsored, in part by, the massachusetts cultural council. It is the only professional nutcracker production in the area to hold open auditions for students outside of its own school. Jose mateo brings humor and heart to the nutcracker from the moment the curtain rises, theres magic in the air. Founded in 1986, jose mateos ballet theatre is greater bostons second largest professional ballet company and school. The strand theatre will host the jose mateo ballet theatre company for a series of performances of the nutcracker this holiday season, with shows scheduled over a tenday period from dec. Mateos nutcracker has holiday spirit the boston globe. Jose mateo ballet theatre has established itself as not only a school but also a renowned center for the performing arts. Under the direction of founder artistic director jose mateo, the organization has earned a distinctive reputation for high quality programming and artistic excellence.
Cambridge, massachusettsjose mateo attended his first ballet while studying at princeton university, an event that would change the course of his whole life up until that point, mateo had been unaware that the world of ballet existed. Jmbt has provided high quality ballet training to children with an inclusive approached focused on achievement through individualized attention. Founded in 1986, the organization has gained a distinctive reputation for its innovative programming, artistic excellence, and extensive community outreach. After nearly a thousand performances over the last 30 years, we have created a tradition of our own.
Peninsula ballet theatre is san mateo countys iconic arts organization. The 18member company will be on hiatus until a new director is found, save for performances of mateos the nutcracker in november. Jose mateos nutcracker returns to the strand on dec. Jose mateo ballet theatres commitment to diversity allows aspiring dancers to see performers of all shapes, sizes, ages, genders and race a form of relateable affirmation that can be hard to. Jose mateo ballet theatre jmbts the nutcracker is almost here. Dance for world community is a project created by jose mateo ballet theatre that harnesses the vastly underutilized power of dance to improve the social and environmental health of our communities locally and beyond. Little kids think big at nutcracker audition boston herald. Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker, jose mateo.
We are celebrating over 50 years of service to the greater bay area. Mateos nutcracker features adult dancers from the schools company who dance alongside four different casts of child actors from the area, some who are members of the theatres school. Jose mateos 20member ballet company is the only program in new england to produce a full repertory by a resident choreographer. A trio of local girls dance in jose mateo ballet theatres nutcracker. School performances of the nutcracker jose mateo ballet theatre. Discover the magic at jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker at the cutler majestic theatre, boston through december 4 and the strand. In her fifth nutcracker, sophie lance was one of the girls in the party scene. Jose mateo is presenting the 30th anniversary of his annual production of the nutcracker at the cutler majestic theatre, soon to move to the strand in. Watertown children in jose mateo nutcracker watertown. Students can pay by the class or purchase a 10class card at a discount.
The jose mateo ballet theatre sustaining the dance. Housed in its permanent home in the glorious old cambridge baptist church in. After recently signing a 41year lease with the national historic landmark old cambridge baptist church in harvard square, jmbt. Performing arts in boston, ma jose mateo ballet theatre. Dance for world community is a project created by jose mateo ballet theatre that harnesses the vastly underutilized power of dance to improve the social and.
The jose mateo ballet theatre was founded in 1986 and is currently comprised of 20 professional dancers. Nutcracker ballet in boston, ma jose mateo ballet theatre. Go on a fantastic journey with clara as she saves the nutcracker prince by battling an army of mice and travels through the enchanting snow forest to arrive in the kingdom of the sweets where dancing. Nutcracker shows and other holiday performances kids will.
Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker includes a full cast of exceptionally talented professional dancers accompanied by countless, spirited young dancers from the greater boston area. Jose mateo brings humor and heart to the nutcracker. Nutcracker ballet dorchester, massachusetts jose mateo ballet theatre presents the nutcracker ballet nutcracker performance listings by. Visions of sugar plums dance in jose mateos the nutcracker. Polichinelles in jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker. Applications for the 2021 festival will go online in september 2020. Jose mateo ballet theatre presents its 26th annual production of the nutcracker in three greater boston locations, november 29december 22, 20. We believe that age should never be a barrier to learning the art of ballet. Jose mateo ballet theatre honors the classical tradition by continuing what may well be new englands longest running interpretation of the nutcracker ballet. Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker 2016 youtube. Intimate mateo nutcracker brings its own delights the. This 20th anniversary production highlights the best of mateos approach to the holiday classic as well as his approach to dance education.
Boston jose mateo has staged his production of the nutcracker for a 32nd season, currently running at emerson majestic theatre through next weekend, but soon moving to the strand theatre in. Jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker, presented by jose. Now in its 33rd season, jose mateo ballet theatre presents its treasured production of the nutcracker at two of bostons finest theatres this holiday season. November 25december 10 at the cutler majestic theatre tickets at. The nutcracker will be performed at both the cutler majestic theater in boston 1 128, and at the strand theater in dorchester 12 1222. Jose mateo, founder and artistic director of jose mateo ballet theatre, right, talks to contestants during an audition for jose mateo ballet theatres the nutcracker at the sanctuary theatre in. Boston jose mateo has staged his production of the nutcracker for a 32nd season, currently running at emerson majestic theatre through next weekend, but soon moving to the strand theatre in dorchester. He realized that was due to the inaccessibility of dance to the average population. As in past years, mateo offers a story welltold and populates the stage with a large cast of children, many from studios throughout the region, in addition to.307 981 141 966 653 127 48 1429 924 373 999 46 639 1290 1430 1413 1520 707 659 994 927 1261 624 206 240 740 1064 702 1561 33 54 957 734 1106 54 169 1020 634 1161 509 448 61 1250 450 422 1313 1398 248 1407