Contact: Lynn Gillen FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
General Manager, Roswell Dance Theatre
ROSWELL DANCE THEATRE TO PRESENT
31st ANNUAL NUTCRACKER!
November 29th – December 8th
Roswell Dance Theatre’s 31st production of The Nutcracker will open at the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center at City Springs on November 29, 2019 for a 14 performance run. Produced and directed by Nancy Tolbert Yilmaz and Mary Lynn Taylor, the Nutcracker is a beloved holiday tradition for residents of North Fulton and beyond. Many families return year after year to enjoy a superb production now in a spectacular venue at City Springs.
The cast includes world-class artists, who have danced both nationally and internationally along
with aspiring young professionals from the Roswell Dance Theatre. Patrons will delight in
gorgeous costumes, magical scenery, beloved music, and exquisite dancing. The 14-performance
run includes matinees, evening performances, and three special Meet & Greets, where cast
members welcome audience members one hour in advance of showtime for autographs, photos,
The Nutcracker has something for everyone: a thrilling battle scene, a dreamy walk through the
Land of Snow, and a fantastic journey through the Land of Sweets. It is the perfect way for all
ages to usher in the magic of the holiday season.
Roswell Dance Theatre is the resident performing arts company of the Tolbert Yilmaz School of
Dance, celebrating its 40th year serving the North Fulton community. Students audition annually
and begin work on The Nutcracker on August 1st each year. Dance training is provided by the
best professionals not only in North Fulton, but in the field overall. Classes focus on ballet,
pointe, jazz, lyrical, and modern dance. Additional styles are also taught to both the company
and to over 1000 enrolled students attending the Tolbert Yilmaz School of Dance.
ALL AUDIENCES approved.
Reserved seats on sale beginning at 10:00 a.m. on OCTOBER 2 at www.RoswellNutcracker.com
(Photo by Eric Yap)