VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) Several local ballet students are set to perform alongside Moscow Ballet's dancers in Nutcracker performance.

Students auditioned for various parts this summer at the Conservatory of Dance.

Roles for the student dancers include 'party children', 'mice', 'snowflakes', 'snow maidens'.

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker is performed to Tchaikovsky's full score, including the prologue.

The performance is happening on Friday, November 25th, 7:00 p.m. at Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.

The local ballet students will get a chance of a lifetime to dance along the 40 professional Russian ballerinas and danseurs.

Costumes for the performance are provided by the Moscow Ballet.

More information about the performance and tickets are available here.