George Balanchine’s

The Nutcracker®

December 10 – 24, 2022
Keller Auditorium

A treasured holiday tradition continues as Oregon Ballet Theatre returns George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® to the Keller Auditorium. Brave toy soldiers battle mischievous mice, snowflakes dance, and we are carried away to a magical Land of Sweets, all to Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score! This year, make Oregon Ballet Theatre’s production of Balanchine’s Nutcracker a part of your holiday tradition. Create memories to last a lifetime as you experience this exquisitely danced confection with family and friends.

Performance Schedule

Featuring 12 performances with the OBT Orchestra.

= indicates performances with live Orchestra
= indicates performances with Audio Description


December 9 • Minimum of $10 per ticket

The preview performance offers a chance to go behind-the-scenes as we make final preparations
for our opening night. This performance may be subject to stops and starts as our artistic staff,
dancers, and OBT Orchestra work through last-minute adjustments.

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Covid Protocol


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Nutcracker 2021

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Run Time

Approximately 2 hours and 5 minutes with one 25 minute intermission