One event on December 23, 2017 at 2:00pm
One event on December 24, 2017 at 2:00pm
Celebrate the holidays with the 19th production of Northwest Ballet Theater’s The Nutcracker! Audience members of all ages will marvel at the lavish and magical production from Artistic Director John Bishop featuring handmade costumes from New York, beautiful scenic backdrops made in Russia, and special effects and backdrops hand-painted by a professional artist. For those of you who make this a yearly tradition, you will not be disappointed. Each year, Mr. Bishop tries to make the production even more elaborate and enchanting. Audience members will be transported as Clara travels to the Land of Snow where she meets the Snow Queen and the Land of Sweets where she encounters the Sugar Plum Fairy. Discounts available for seniors, students, and military (with ID). New for this year, children 12 and under are $10 with the purchase of an adult ticket. Tickets range from $12 to $35. Group discounts available. McIntyre Hall: Saturday, December 9 at 7:30 p.m. & December 10 at 2:00. Mount Baker Theater: Friday, December 22 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, December 23 at 2:00 p.m. & Sunday, December 24* at 2:00 p.m. *Special Christmas Eve performance featuring a keepsake for children, pictures, and a meet and greet with the dancers including pictures!