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Academy of Ballet Arts and South Valley Ballet Theatre presents Nutcracker to Benefit Camp Hobé for Kids with Cancer

Nutcracker and Camp Hobe

NEWS For Immediate Release Academy of Ballet Arts and South Valley Ballet Theatre presents Nutcracker to Benefit Camp Hobé for Kids with Cancer A great holiday tradition! Riverton, Utah, November 21, 2016. Academy of Ballet Arts and South Valley Ballet Theater will present its annual full-length classical ballet the Nutcracker on December 16th , 17th and 19th at South Hills Middle School (13508 South 4000 West, Riverton UT). This performance is partnering with Camp Hobé, a summer camp for children with cancer (& disorders), to raise funds for this non-profit organization. Guest Artists Beth Renz and Kyle Cunningham from the University of Utah ballet department will be dancing the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy and her cavalier. The role of Clara will be danced by Ariana Hanks, Bailee Herzog, Kaysia Verret and Madison Stone. Performance times are 7:00 pm Friday, Saturday and Monday with matinee performance on Saturday at 2:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased at Academy of Ballet Arts South Jordan 10512 South Redwood Road, Academy of Ballet Arts West Jordan 1646 West Sunrise Place West Jordan and at the door. For information call 801-907-5731. You can also visit our web site at Ticket prices are: $8.00 for adults and $4.00 for students, children, and seniors. Camp Hobé serves kids from Utah, the Intermountain area (Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada), or patients at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, UT. Kids and teens may attend Camp Hobé while being treated for cancer (or similar disorders) and for three camp seasons after completing treatment. Patients’ siblings may also attend during this time. While at Camp Hobé, kids explore the outdoors, discover the joy and freedom of being away from the hospital, and temporarily displace the fears about the future. Attending camp is their chance to “just be kids,” meet others who share their experiences, and escape the grown-up realities they face every day. For more information about Camp Hobé, visit or contact the camp office at 801-631-2742 For More Information about Performances: Contact: Academy of Ballet Arts 10512 South Redwood Road South Jordan, UT 84095 (801) 907-5731

Date & Time

December 16, 2016

7:00PM - 9:00PM

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Adults $8, Children Students and Seniors $4

All Ages