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Philadelphia Ballet Presents George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

December 10, 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


Where: Academy of Music

240 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA


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.