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Philadelphia Ballet Presents George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

December 21, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until December 31, 2021

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Where: Academy of Music

240 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA

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Balanchine’s beloved holiday classic returns! Gather the family together this holiday season to share in the magic, the charm, the spectacle, and the joy of The Nutcracker* ballet. Opening night tickets are just $10, while all other performances start at $25!

Set to Tchaikovsky’s enchanting score—full of cherished holiday tunes—this extraordinary ballet celebrates the season through a timeless story of youth, romance, magical battles, and boundless beauty.

Follow young Marie on her fantastical adventures with parties and princes, Sugar Plum Fairies and snowflake waltzes, in a thrilling performance featuring stunning scenery, elaborate costuming, dazzling dancing, and a sensational score.  Whether this is your family’s first or fiftieth time with The Nutcracker, this remarkable production is sure to delight both the young and the young-at-heart.

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