The Nutcracker

56th annual production presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you share this special holiday tradition with family and friends!

THROUGH DEC. 23 | THE LONG CENTER | THIS PRODUCTION IS SOLD OUT!

CHOREOGRAPHY: Stephen Mills
MUSIC: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
LIVE ACCOMPANIMENT: Austin Symphony Orchestra

The story of The Nutcracker

About Stephen Mills - Choreographer

Ballet Austin Company Dancers

The Role of Mother Ginger

In-Theater Experiences

Pieces of Passion Schedule of Events

Theater Etiquette

Ticketing FAQs

Getting Around the Long Center

The Nutcracker Sponsors