George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®

Opens December 9, 2016


It is Christmas Eve. A blanket of snow covers the city of Nuremberg, a bright Christmas star glows in the sky, and Marie and her Nutcracker Prince are about to embark on an unexpected journey to a winter wonderland of enchantment!

Miami City Ballet proudly presents George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® – the perfect holiday treat for the entire family featuring dancing snowflakes, the Sugar Plum Fairy, an epic battle between heroic toy soldiers and mischievous mice, and a blizzard of snow!

Sweet Seats


Create memories that last a lifetime with Miami City Ballet’s Sweet Seats! This exclusive package includes premium Front Orchestra and First Tier seating, a commemorative Nutcracker program book with dancer signature, exclusive photo opportunities with the Miami City Ballet dancers, and more festive family fun!

Sweet Seats are available for select performances at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale, and the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. Tickets and more information can be found at miamicityballet.org or by calling 305.929.7010 / 800.929.7010 toll-free.

Sweet Seats available

CHOREOGRAPHY
George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

MUSIC
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

PRODUCTION SUPERVISION
Lourdes Lopez

SET & SPECIALTY COSTUMES
José Varona

COSTUME DESIGN
Haydée Morales

LIGHTING DESIGN
Alan Adelman