- Date(s): Sat, Dec 17
- Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/388208090127165/388208100127164/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
Internationally acclaimed Ballet Magnificat! returns to Thalia Mara Hall with its 37th annual Christmas presentation, Most Incredible Christmas, on December 17 & 18! With over 100 dancers in the cast, Most Incredible Christmas is a Broadway-style contemporary ballet highlighting the most extraordinary and incredible thing about the Christmas season. Loveable traditions, songs that capture the spectacle of the season, and reflections on the first Christmas are set to heartwarming, familiar Christmas tunes from around the world with Jesus, the Messiah at the heart of it all. “This show has something for young and old alike and it is truly a great way for the entire family to celebrate the Christmas season,” Keith Thibodeaux, Ballet Magnificat Executive Director said.
Ballet Magnificat!, the World’s Premier Christian Ballet Company, founded in 1986 by Artistic Director Kathy Thibodeaux (Silver Medalist II USA International Ballet Competition) and husband Executive Director Keith Thibodeaux (musician and former child star “Little Ricky” from I Love Lucy show), is comprised an internationally acclaimed professional touring company which has performed for audiences in over 40 nations on 5 continents. Ballet Magnificat!’s base in Jackson, Mississippi, is also home to a professional Trainee Program and School of the Arts. In 2017 the company expanded to found Ballet Magnificat! Brasil, a performing company and trainee program headquartered in Curitiba, Brazil.