The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

December 6-22, 2024

The Nutcracker

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Indulge in the splendor of this captivating rendition of a cherished holiday tradition that transcends time. Experience the enchanting tale of Clara, a young girl, whose extraordinary journey intertwines with that of a life-sized Nutcracker, magically brought to life. Together, they cross whimsical realms, with the exhilarating challenge of battling the daunting Mouse King. Brace yourself for an unforgettable voyage into a realm where dreams dance to life and wonder knows no bounds.

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The Nutcracker Family Friendly Performance:

This enchanting holiday classic is specially designed for families of all ages. For our Family Friendly performances, patrons can expect a welcoming, supportive environment for people of all abilities to enjoy this full-length live ballet performance. Adjustments to sound and lighting effects, including keeping the house lights dimly on, will be made. Designated quiet spaces will be available for those needing a break during the performance, and you will be allowed to come in and out of the theatre as needed.

Run time: 2 hours

Family Friendly Performance Dates:
Saturday, December 7 | 2:00pm
Saturday, December 14 | 2:00pm
Saturday, December 21 | 2:00pm

More information on Accessibility at Dr. Phillips Center can be found here.

Field Trip Performance

This holiday season, you and your students can join Orlando Ballet on an unforgettable adventure as we proudly present The Nutcracker! Ignite your students’ imaginations and let the magic of this timeless ballet captivate their hearts and minds.

VIP Ticket Packages

VIP Ticket Package

$550 per 2-person or $1,100 per 4-person experience

  • Premium reserved loge seating on the grand or center tier
  • Choice of gourmet pre-show snacks
  • Complimentary beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)*
  • Priority access lane for additional food and beverage purchases
  • Exclusive souvenir poster signed by members of the cast

*Package includes a choice of white wine, red wine, prosecco, sparkling wine, bottled water, or soft drinks. One per person.

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Group Sales – Reserve now!

Enjoy a performance with a group of friends, family or associates, and save up to 25%! Plus you’ll receive one-on-one concierge service giving you the flexibility to customize your booking for your group. To book your group, download the request form below, and submit the completed form to pingram@orlandoballet.org.


For more information, contact Patrick Ingram at 407. 203. 3735 ext. 9839 or email pingram@orlandoballet.org


Dr. Phillips Center and Orlando Ballet are the only official sellers of Orlando Ballet tickets. Orlando Ballet does not authorize the selling of our tickets through third-party vendors. The only official website for tickets is drphillipscenter.org. Please be wary of search engine listings marked as an AD — these are paid listings and could be third-party sellers.

Orlando Ballet is not responsible for tickets purchased through any means other than the Dr. Phillips Center or Orlando Ballet website or box office. Tickets purchased through third-party sellers may not be valid for entry.

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