The Nutcracker

14 - 22 December


Rediscover this heart-warming classic of The Nutcracker this Christmas.

As the clock strikes midnight, Clara is transported into a magical world full of wonder.
A sea of snowflakes will fill the stage and audiences will be transported to another realm as Melbourne City Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker stays true to the traditional family favourite.

Stirring music from Tchaikovsky and an abundance of colourful costumes and characters will excite and delight. Enjoy the tradition of The Nutcracker this December.

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Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre

14 & 15 December at 7.30pm
16 December at 1.30pm



Frankston Arts Centre

20 December at 7.30pm

Plenty Ranges Arts & Convention Centre

21 & 22 December at 7.30pm

Production Information

Choreography: Michael Pappalardo

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Duration: 90min

Suitability: this ballet is suitable for all ages