Moscow Ballet, a Russian ballet company, consistently produces record-breaking seasons, thrilling audiences from New York City to Los Angeles and from Puerto Rico to Calgary. Sold-out theatres attest to the public's love and appreciation of its high quality, classic ballet productions. The Moscow Ballet returns to Decatur this week to perform the holiday favorite the Great Russian Nutcracker. Featuring Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, Moscow Ballet's immersive Christmas classic will include 10-foot-tall puppets, spectacular hand-painted backdrops, beautifully costumed Russian dancers and young local dancers, hand-selected from the community. Seats are $29-$69. millikin.edu.
Great Russian Nutcracker
Nov. 2, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sat.
Kirkland Fine Arts Center
1184 W. Main St.