World Ballet Series: The Nutcracker

Dec 15, 2023
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Cannon Center for the Performing Arts
255 N. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
United States

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Step into the magical world of the Nutcracker, coming to the Cannon Center this holiday season! 

The Nutcracker, a mesmerizing part of the World Ballet Series, showcases a diverse cast of 50 professional ballet dancers, who come together to breathe new life into this classic holiday tradition. Experience the excitement of the World Ballet in this family-friendly performance, featuring Tchaikovsky's unforgettable music, over 150 radiant hand-crafted costumes, lavish hand-painted sets, and the iconic Lev Ivanov choreography.

Join Clara and the Nutcracker on a thrilling Christmas night adventure to the Land of Sweets, where you'll marvel at the famous Waltz of Flowers, the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, and encounter intriguing characters like Mother Ginger and Drosselmeyer. 

Tickets go on sale June 16th. We can't wait for you to be a part of the magic!