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The Nutcracker (2017)

December 21, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - December 24, 2017 @ 3:00 pm

A Magical Journey to a Fantasy World

Orlando Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns. A Christmas Eve gift of a toy nutcracker from her godfather transports Clara on a magical journey to a world of fantasy complete with the Mouse King, Sugar Plum Fairy, and Mother Ginger. Enjoy falling snow and candy canes at this holiday classic the week before Christmas. Tickets starting at $19. Season subscription option (additional purchase required).


Sponsored by Sonny’s BBQ, Orlando Health, and Walt Disney World Resort




The Nutcracker Showtimes 

Thursday, December 21, 2017  |  8 p.m.
Friday, December 22, 2017  |  8 p.m.
Saturday, December 23, 2017  |  3 p.m.
Saturday, December 23, 2017  |  8 p.m.
Sunday, December 24, 2017   1 p.m.


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The Nutcracker Family Show

Saturday, December 23, 2017  |  11 a.m.

The Orlando Ballet’s holiday classic The Nutcracker, returns for a one-hour performance for a young audience, with activities for children in the lobby before the show. Combine this experience with the Nutcracker Tea!


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The Nutcracker Tea

Saturday, December 23, 2017  |  12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. • Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater


Make your family trip to see The Nutcracker even more exciting by also attending our special Nutcracker Tea. We’ve timed it so you can either go after the 11 a.m. Family Show or before the 3 p.m. show. Enjoy a delicious assortment of sweet and savory holiday treats, interact and take photos with some of the dancers and characters in the performance, and purchase last minute gifts. $50 per child and $75 per adult. This event will benefit Orlando Ballet School. Learn more. 


Co-Presenting Sponsors: Greenberg Traurig and Medical Center Radiology Group



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Dancer: JinHo Won (Republic of Korea) | Photography by Michael Cairns 2017



Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

445 S Magnolia Ave.
Orlando, FL 32801

(407) 839-0119

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