On Sunday, December 21, 2015 inner city families of Santa Ana will have the opportunity to attend the 10th Annual Academy of
International Dance's classical ballet performance of "The Nutcracker" in the Santa Ana High School's Bill Medley Auditorium. The show will feature a cast of over 75
dancers, an array of beautiful costumes and spectacular backdrops.
The academy will be donating 2 free tickets to kindergarten students of the following
elementary schools in Santa Ana that are non- students of the Academy of International Dance: Manuel Esqueda, Thomas A. Edison, Washington and Monroe.
Director, Ms. Miškulin, feels this festive event allows inner city families to experience the beauty of a classical ballet performance. In addition, she
believes it brings the community together and enriches their knowledge in the performing arts. Sonia also commented, "I am proud of the fact that the Academy of
International Dance is the first ballet school in Santa Ana to showcase "The Nutcracker" in the community, and that the performance has become an annual holiday tradition for
many families of this city".