Athletic Arts Center Celebrates 15th Production of The Nutcracker

Words by Jenny Lynn Davis | Image by Al Blanton

Athletic Arts Center is returning to the stage for their 15th production of the timeless holiday classic, “The Nutcracker.” This year’s performances will take place on Saturday, November 18 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, November 19 at 2 p.m., both at the Jasper High School’s Pam Brown Theatre.

Since its inception, Athletic Arts Center has been dedicated to promoting the arts in our community. The annual production of “The Nutcracker” has become a cherished tradition, showcasing the talent and dedication of Athletic Arts Center’s performers.

“After fifteen years, the support from the community continues to grow. This year, we have the largest cast and the most community sponsors we’ve ever had,” says Maria Ross Campsey, Founder and Director of Athletic Arts Center “I am grateful to live in a community that supports arts. The passion our performers bring to the stage creates an energy that is contagious. It’s exciting to see what each new cast member brings to the production.

These performances offer a fantastic opportunity for families, friends, and the entire community to come together and celebrate the holiday season.

Eventgoers may purchase tickets online at The cost is $18 for adults and $15 for students, children, and seniors (55+).

For any questions concerning The Nutcracker, contact Maria at 205-387-9337.

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Athletic Arts Center is dedicated to offering quality dance, performing arts, and fitness opportunities for children and adults; providing outlets for artistic expression; and creating community collaborations and cultivating an appreciation of the performing arts. Classes include dance, voice, musical theatre, acting, gymnastics, and social dance. WL