Ron Cunningham’s The Nutcracker

Dec 10, 2016 - Dec 23, 2016 at Community Center Theater

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Best-known and most beloved of all Sacramento traditions, Ron Cunningham’s delightful Nutcracker is a true holiday spectacular. Be captivated by Sacramento’s crown jewel of family entertainment with Clara’s magic journey through the sparkling Snowflake Forest to the delicious Land of the Sweets. Select performances with live music by the Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera Orchestra.. Create family memories of a lifetime!

Saturday, December 9, 2017 – 2:00PM
Saturday, December 9, 2017 – 7:00PM
Sunday, December 10, 2017 – 1:00PM (Live Music)
Sunday, December 10, 2017 – 5:30PM
Friday, December 15, 2017 – 7:00PM
Saturday, December 16, 2017 – 2:00PM (Live Music)
Saturday, December 16, 2017 – 7:00PM (Live Music)
Sunday, December 17, 2017 – 1:00PM (Live Music)
Sunday, December 17, 2017 – 5:30PM
Friday, December 22, 2017 – 7:00PM (Live Music)
Saturday, December 23, 2017 – 2:00PM (Live Music)
Saturday, December 23, 2017 – 7:00PM (Live Music)

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Enhance your Nutcracker experience with these FREE

Unwrapping the Presents Beneath the Tree: A look behind the scenes
The Sacramento Ballet hopes you’ll join us to learn more about our favorite holiday tradition! Arrive at the theater to watch the end of company class on stage, see the stagehands begin preparations for the performance, and talk with our Artistic Directors, the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier about what makes this ballet a magical experience for everyone involved!

Music to our Ears
We hope you will join us for a spirited pre-performance talk with the Conductor of the Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera Orchestra, and Artistic Director, Ron Cunningham as they reveal the amazing history of Tchaikovsky’s famous score, and fun anecdotes about the Nutcracker over the years!

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