You are viewing a past performance of Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker

Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below...

You might also like

Until Feb 25, 2019

Witness Uganda

An awesomely powerful musical that will thrill you to the bones.

Until Jun 30, 2019

Delusion: The Blue Blade

We visited The Blue Blade, and came away quite simply enthralled by both its story and execution

Until Mar 10, 2019

Lights Out: Nat King Cole

We need to create new kinds of monuments made of tough, honest reflection. Lights Out does just that. It entertains and elevates - it's infused with dance, hit songs, and holiday standards - but also invites the audience to encounter these American legend

location

216 North Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203

Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker Poster
play videos
1

Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker

Closed December 2, 2018

Charms and thrills its audience with dancing that conveyed emotional depth, and bravura displaying that combined strength and grace

Culture Spot LA

Why See Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker?

BalletDance & BalletFamily ShowsHoliday & Christmas ShowsThe Nutcracker

A Must See Tradition - THe Nutcracker

Reinventing Christmas for the West Coast, Los Angeles Ballet presents their annual production of The Nutcracker.

You're invited to LAs ultimate family tradition, it's the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season. With original choreography by Thordal Christensen and Colleen Neary, original set design by Catherine Kanner, and costume design by Mikael Melbye - set to Tchaikovsky's iconic score.

What is The Nutcracker about?

One snowy Christmas Eve, at a great townhouse where a party is in full swing, local magician Herr Drosselmeyer arrives with gifts for the children, including a wooden nutcracker for Clara, the oldest child. When the clock strikes midnight, an adventure begins and the Nutcracker comes to life, leading our heroine Clara into a war between mice and tin soldiers, and into the enchanted Land of Sweets where a dance festival awaits them as a reward for defeating the dastardly mouse army.

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Performance date: 1 December 2018

Audience

Suitable for all ages

Run time

Approx two hours including intermission

Cast and Creative

Creative

Original Choreography by Thordal Christensen and Colleen Neary
Original Sets Designed by Catherine Kanner
Costumes Designed by Mikael Melbye
Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

What you thought

1 reviews, average rating: (4.0 Stars)

4.0 star rating

Amanda : “Interesting take on the Nutcracker ”

Have just seen this at the Royce Hall. Having seen the Long Beach Nutcracker... more

Read all reviews Write a review

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker at Alex Theatre.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Alex Theatre and/or Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Alex Theatre and/or Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Alex Theatre and/or Los Angeles Ballet - The Nutcracker and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.