Music, Dance, and Storytelling at The Strong Museum November 11
October 31, 2016
For Immediate Release
Music, Dance, and Storytelling
at The Strong Museum
Enjoy a preview of two magical holiday favorites. Get Ready for The Nutcracker and A Christmas Carol at The Strong® museum on Friday, November 11, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and delight in storytelling, dance, and theater performances by members of the Rochester City Ballet and Geva Theatre Center.
Enjoy an excerpt from The Nutcracker performed by costumed dancers from Rochester City Ballet at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The Nutcracker is presented in conjunction with upcoming performances of the beloved Tchaikovsky ballet, brought to life by the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and the Rochester City Ballet on November 23 through 27 at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre.
A costumed cast member from Geva Theatre Center’s production of A Christmas Carol will read selections from the Charles Dickens classic about a man rediscovering the true spirit of the holiday season at noon and 2 p.m. The appearance is presented in conjunction with upcoming performances of A Christmas Carol at Geva Theatre Center, November 23 through December 24.
All performances are included with general museum admission fees. Programs underwritten in part by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.
Museum Hours: Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
General Admission Fees (does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®): age 2 and older $14.50, under age 2 free, members free.
Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Entry is by timed ticket only.
Parking: Free parking is available at the museum for all guests on a first-come, first-served basis during regular museum hours. Please note that, on high visitation days, the museum lot may reach capacity early in the day. If space is not available on site at the time of your visit, additional parking is available at neighboring municipal garages for a fee. The Strong is not responsible for fees incurred at off-site locations.