Experience the Magic of Nutcracker

March 8-17, 2019 | Knight Theater

Journey to Neverland with Tinker Bell and all the characters you’ve grown to love as Charlotte Ballet brings the beloved story of PETER PAN to life this March! Audiences young and old will be charmed by this fantastic tale of the boy who never grew up. Watch the story unfold through elaborate sets and costumes as Peter Pan soars on stage in high-flying, exciting adventures.

Bring the whole family to one of the afternoon FAMILY MATINEES and experience the wonder of this storybook adventure complete with pre-show, interactive lobby activities.

ABOUT SARAH HAYES HARKINS

Hometown: Waynesville, North Carolina

Dancing since: Age 7

Favorite Ballet: Johan Inger’s Walking Mad (RETURNING TO CHARLOTTE BALLET this April!)

Favorite roles she’s performed: Choleric in Balanchine’s Four Temperaments; Grand Pas Classique; Cinderella; the Grey Girl in Jirí Kylián’s Forgotten Land and Tinker Bell.

Favorite thing to do on a day off: Get outside.

What powers you as a dancer: I talk a lot about “hunger.” I have hunger for new ballets and choreographers I have never worked with, for new styles I’ve never tried, to see how I will thrive in those environments. My hunger for the exploration of dance powers me.