A cherished holiday classic, Orange County's premier ballet company, Festival Ballet Theatre presents the traditional full-length
production of The Nutcracker. This family-friendly classical ballet dazzles audiences of all ages. Children, adults and the young at heart will enjoy The
Nutcracker's colorful scenery, magnificent costumes and sensational dancing.
From the warmth of the Stahlbaum home to the magical Land of the Sweets, homegrown talented
company dancers, children from across Southern California and famed guest artists are sure to create sweet holiday memories for your family. Action, adventure, excitement, and
grandeur combine to make this a charming, swiftly paced entertainment as the Sugar Plum Fairy, heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you and your family on a magical
This holiday celebration features dancing toys, mischievous mice, sparkling snowflakes and waltzing flowers. The beautiful Sugar Plum Fairy and her
Cavalier are a highlight of Clara's adventure.
Performance Dates and Times:
Saturday, December 9, 2017 @ 2:00 and 7:00 pm (Nutcracker Tea Party)
10, 2017 @ 1:00 and 6:00 pm (Nutcracker Tea Party)
Friday, December 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm (Nutcracker Tea Party)
Saturday, December 16, 2017 @ 2:00 and 7:00 pm (Nutcracker
Sunday, December 17, 2017 @ 1:00 and 6:00 pm (Nutcracker Tea Party)
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Thursday, December 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
December 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Saturday, December 23, 2017 @ 2:00 and 7:00 pm
Sunday, December 24, 2017 @ 11:00 AM
Tickets: $42 – $55
For group discounts,
please call the box office.