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The Nutcracker With Gulfshore Ballet

Gulf Coast Symphony

Mary Carmen Catoya, Principal Guest Artist Renato Penteado, Principal Guest Artist Iliana Lopez & Franklin Gamero, Artistic Directors, Gulfshore Ballet Andrew M. Kurtz, Conductor The Company of Gulfshore Ballet performs with full symphony orchestra and former Miami City Ballet principal dancers Mary Carmen Catoya and Renato Penteado. This two-act ballet was composed by Tchaikovsky and is based on a story by E.T.A. Hoffmann that centers on a family’s Christmas Eve celebration. It is a great introduction to classical music and dance for children. Sponsored in part by: Retina Health Center & Millennium Physician Group