George Balanchine’s

The Nutcracker®

December 7 – 24, 2024 | Keller Auditorium

George Balanchine
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The irresistible holiday tradition of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® returns!

Join Marie and her Nutcracker Prince as the mischievous Drosselmeier sends them on a magical adventure. Brave toy soldiers battle villainous mice, candy canes leap, and snowflakes whirl, all to Tchaikovsky’s wonderous score.

Featuring an increased number of performances with the OBT Orchestra.

Showtimes & Tickets

= indicates performances with OBT Orchestra led by Resident Music Director Raúl Gómez-Rojas

= indicates performances with Audio Description

Week 1

Dec. 7 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 7 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 8 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 13 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 14 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 14 – 7:30 PM

Week 2

Dec. 15 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 15 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 19 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 20 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 21 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 21 – 7:30 PM

Week 3

Dec. 22 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 22 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 23 – 2:00 PM
Dec. 23 – 7:30 PM
Dec. 24 – 12:00 PM

Season Subscription Options

Single tickets go on sale in July


Nutcracker in a Nutshell

December 20, 2024 at 12:00 PM | Keller Auditorium

Providing a supportive environment for people with sensory processing challenges and for those with young children, this shortened, sensory-friendly holiday performance picks up the story at the beginning of act two of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. Enjoy a relaxed environment with lighting and sound modifications, entry/exit privileges, and an understanding that patrons may move, vocalize, and bring comfort items to feel at ease in the theater.


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