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Dance

The following is a list of dance performances:

Ballet South

Student ensemble directed by Russell Sultzbach, affiliated with the School of Performing Arts in Fern Park. Information and tickets: balletsouth.com or 407-831-1770.

The Nutcracker: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 and 4; 2 p.m. Dec. 4 and 5; Valencia Community College Performing Arts Center, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando; $15. Also: Nutcracker brunch: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 4 and 5; price TBA.

Spring Concert: 7:30 p.m. April 1 and 2; Trinity Preparatory School Auditorium, 5700 Trinity Prep Lane, Winter Park; $10.

Central Florida Ballet

Professional and student dancers under direction of Vasile Petrutiu and Heather Sanders, affiliated with the Ballet Academy of Central Florida in Orlando. Information and tickets: centralfloridaballet.com or 407-849-9948.

The Nutcracker, professional production with guest artist Sascha Radetsky of American Ballet Theatre as the Cavalier: 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 18, 2 p.m. Dec. 19; Linda Chapin Auditorium, Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive, Orlando; $14-$52.

The company's Children's Ballet Series features three programs tailored for young audiences at the Ballet Academy studio-theater, 4525 Vineland Road, Suite 204, Orlando. Series price is $18; individual performances $8:

The Children's Nutcracker, ballet plus narration: 2 and 4 p.m. Nov. 21.

The Fantastic Toy Shop, ballet in which toys come to life: 2 p.m. March 6.

The Ugly Duckling, ballet exploring themes of self-acceptance: 2 p.m. April 24.

Daytona Beach Community College

Performances will be at the DBCC Theater Center, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach. Information and tickets: 386-506-3042.

Fall Preview Dance Concert, student and faculty works as well as dancers from the local community: 1 p.m. Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19 and 20; free.

Dancescapes '05, the DBCC Dance Ensemble directed by Kevin Veiga: 1 p.m. March 31; free. Also, 7:30 p.m. April 1 and 2; $5.

King Center for the Performing Arts

The center is on the Melbourne campus of Brevard Community College, 3865 N. Wickham Road. Information and tickets: 321-242-2219.

Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance, Irish dance: 7 p.m. Oct. 24; $30-$50.

Melbourne Ballet Center's The Nutcracker, with the Brevard Symphony Orchestra and guest artists from the Kirov Ballet: 7 p.m. Dec. 11, 2 p.m. Dec. 12; $19.50-$37.50.

Moiseyev Dance Company, Russian folk-dance troupe: 8 p.m. Jan. 15; $36, $46.

Limón Dance Company, founded by modern dance pioneer José Limón: 6:30 p.m. Jan. 23; $29, $34.

Momix -- Baseball, the modern dance company's fanciful take on America's national pastime: 8 p.m. Feb. 10; $25, $33.

Tap Kids, heel-clicking company of dancers ages 10 to 18: 7 p.m. March 30; $12 children, $18 adults.

Orlando Ballet

Professional company directed by Fernando Bujones. Performs at Carr Performing Arts Centre, 401 W. Livingston St., Orlando. Box office and studios at the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, 1111 N. Orange Ave., Orlando. Information and tickets: orlandoballet.org or 407-426-1739.

The company's three-program subscription series costs $30 to $265 (top price includes $100 donation); individual performance tickets are $12-$65. Saturday-night tickets entitle holders to "Dance Talks" series at 6:45 p.m. Saturdays:

Ballet to Tango, Latin & Jazz, short ballets in classical, Latin and jazz styles: 8 p.m. Oct. 15 and 16, 2 p.m. Oct. 17.

Camelot, a world-premiere ballet based on the Arthurian legend: 8 p.m. March 18 and 19, 2 p.m. March 20.

Cinderella, a new version of the fairy-tale classic: 8 p.m. May 20 and 21, 2 p.m. May 22.

The company's three-program family series features abbreviated performances plus narration and/or educational components for young audiences. Series price is $30; individual performances $15:

The Nutcracker: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8.

Camelot: 2 p.m. March 19.

Cinderella: 2 p.m. May 21.

The following two programs are not part of a series:

The Nutcracker: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, 11, 17 and 18, 2 p.m. Dec. 11, 12 and 19; $10-$60.

Holiday Triple Treat, Orlando Ballet, the Orlando Chorale and Mad Cow Theatre join in an original performance of music, theater and dance: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 16, 2 p.m. Dec. 18; $10-$45.

Orlando City Ballet

Professional and student dancers under direction of Irina Depler and Vadim Fedotov, affiliated with the Russian Academy of Ballet in Orlando and the School of Orlando City Ballet in Tuskawilla. Information: orlandocity ballet.org or 407-695-7958.

Shakespearean Gems & Other Jewels, neoclassical choreography by Vadim Fedotov: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18; Plaza Theatre, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando; $17-$27; 407-228-1220.

The Nutcracker: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12; The Plaza Theatre, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando; $17-$27; 407-228-1220.

Also: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3; Walt Disney World Amphitheater at Lake Eola Park, Rosalind Avenue at Washington Street, Orlando; free.

Also: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and 11, 2 p.m. Dec. 11 and Dec. 12; Valencia Community College Performing Arts Center, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando; ticket prices TBA; 407-582-2900.

Snow White, an original full-length ballet based on the classic tale: 7:30 p.m. April 30 and 2 p.m. May 1; The Plaza Theatre, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando; ticket prices TBA; 407-228-1220.

Rollins College

Rollins Dance XIX, Rollins and Valencia Community College student dancers and guest artists in faculty-choreographed works: 8 p.m. March 25 and 26; Annie Russell Theatre at Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; $10; 407-646-2145.

R.P.M. Dance Company

The nonprofit group directed by Niki Lin, which promotes contemporary dance and youth mentoring, has a Third Sunday series of performance/fund-raisers at R.P.M. Dance & Fitness Studio, 813 First St., Altamonte Springs; $25 each. Reservations required. Information: rpmdance.org or 407-260-2883.

Modern dance performance and spa retreat: 2-4 p.m. Sept. 19.

Hip-hop dance performance and workshop: 2-4 p.m. Oct. 17.

Break dance performance and workshop: 2-4 p.m. Nov. 21.

Chinese dance performance and tea ceremony: 2-4 p.m. Dec. 19.

Modern dance performance and aromatherapy seminar: 2-4 p.m. Jan. 16.

Tap and funk performance and workshop: 2-4 p.m. Feb. 20.

Jazz performance and spa retreat: 2-4 p.m. March 20.

Yoga and modern dance performance and yoga retreat: 2-4 p.m. April 17.

Belly dance performance and workshop: 2-4 p.m. May 15.

Hip-hop dance performance and kids' workshop: 2-4 p.m. June 19.

Tap and funk performance and workshop: 2-4 p.m. July 17.

Cardio dance performance and smoothie creations: 2-4 p.m. Aug. 21.

Valencia Community College

Performances are on the East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando. Information and tickets: 407-299-2900.

Choreographer's Showcase, featuring student choreography: 8 p.m. Dec. 9-11, 2 p.m. Dec. 11; Black Box Theatre; $5.

Valencia Spring Dance Concert, a collaboration between Rollins College and VCC student dancers and guest artists in faculty-choreographed works: 8 p.m. April 8 and 9; Performing Arts Center; $5.

Valencia Dance Theatre Repertory Concert, students in faculty and guest artists' work: 8 p.m. July 15 and 16; $5.

Voci Dance

Orlando-based modern dance company directed by Eric Yow and Adrienne Nichols. Information: voci dance.org or 407-382-7885.

An Evening of the Arts, featuring new and original choreography: Dec. 3-5; Annie Russell Theatre, Rollins College campus, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; times and ticket prices TBA; 407-353-1449.

Three in Motion, featuring Voci Dance, Valencia Community College dance department and Dr. Phillips High School dance magnet program: 7 p.m. Feb. 11 and 12; Dr. Phillips High School Performing Arts Center, 6500 Turkey Lake Road, Orlando; $10; 407-355-3200, Ext. 2273.

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