International Ballet Theater Celebrates

125th Anniversary of THE NUTCRACKER

The Nutcracker is famous for having enthralled audiences of all ages all over the world. This Holiday Season the enchanting Christmas ballet celebrated its 125th anniversary. It was first staged in St. Petersburg, Russia, premiering at the Mariinsky Theater in 1892. This December The Nutcracker is returning to Ursinus College with International Ballet Theater’s 2018 Anniversary Production as IBT Academy celebrates its 10th Anniversary Season in Malvern, PA.



Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center
601 E. Main St
Collegeville, PA 19426

For enquires about the shows, scroll down for the phone number.



Saturday, December 1, 2018
2 pm & 7 pm



Ticket sales begin October 15th!



Our 2018 Production will be guest-starring artists from Russia, Ukraine, Italy, Armenia, and the U.S., as well as showcasing IBT Academy's professionally trained, award-winning students.



Superb choreography elegantly executed by International Ballet Theater dancers is overseen by IBT Ballet Mistress Nataliya Bondar-Shelest and Director Jaelyn Fellona, also in charge of production's captivating theatrical effects.




The version performed for you is the same complex original choreography brought to the U.S. on tour from Ukraine in 1991.



IBT's magical production features sets, scenery, and colorful costuming, some of which were originally produced for Moscow's Bolshoi Theater.


Ticket prices:

  • $24 for the Adults
  • $16 for Children /Seniors / Students / Ursinus Faculty


Nota Bene:

All tickets are non-refundable. If the weather is bad, the show will be rescheduled for another day.



Tickets will be sold

  • on for credit card purchases;
  • at the Kaleidoscope Theater Box Office, on performance day ONLY — in cash or check;
  • for enquires please call (610) 883-0878 (Please don’t call Ursinus College’s numbers to enquire about the shows! This is the designated phone number for all Nutcracker-related questions. Thank you!) 



Do not miss IBT's Nutcracker, a real treat for the audiences!

Happy Holidays from IBT!