About The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker is a two-part ballet that has become a huge holiday classic. Ballet companies across the country put on The Nutcracker during the winter season, attracting crowds eagerly waiting to see the classic live. The plot centers around the Nutcracker and a girl named Clara. When she pays more attention to the Nutcracker toy that the rest of her siblings ignore, she returns later on Christmas Eve to play with it. The clock strikes midnight, and she ends up saving the Nutcracker from an army of mice. The Nutcracker turns into a handsome Prince who takes Clara to the Land of the Sweets, where the Sugar Plum Fairy rewards Clara's bravery with sweets from around the world. The night is filled with celebration, and the Prince and Clara take off in a reindeer drawn sleigh to end the performance.
The combination of beautiful ballet and intricate set designs make The Nutcracker a timeless classic for any family looking for a holiday treat. The ballet is performed at theaters everywhere, so check Ticket Liquidator for the production closest to you today!