Join us in 2020 for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s favorite holiday tradition from the comfort of home. Stream this archival performance of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® with the unique-to-Seattle scenery and costumes by Ian Falconer and immerse yourself in a candy-filled dreamland.

Streaming starts on December 18, 2020 and on December 11, 2020 for Digital Performance Plus ticket buyers.

Purchase Nutcracker Tickets
Purchase a Nutcracker Gift Box

Ticket Levels

Digital Performance Plus – $55

Streaming starts a week early on 12/11 through 12/26.

Bonus Content

Olivia’s reading list
Gallery of costume sketches by Ian Falconer
Videos of dancers discussing roles, e.g., Mouse King, Sugar Plum Fairy, Mother Ginger, Clara, Fritz

Digital Performance – $39

Streaming starts on 12/18 through 12/26.

Would you like to add a Nutcracker Gift Box?

Perfect for under the tree! Add-on a custom Nutcracker gift box, filled to the brim with Nutcracker cheer hand-selected from Amusements gift shop to bring the magic of The Nutcracker to your home. Include in your order for $75. Nutcracker Gift Boxes will be mailed to the purchaser or gift recipient (if applicable) in December.

Please note: The Nutcracker gift box does not include digital performance access.

Purchase Nutcracker Tickets
Purchase a Nutcracker Gift Box


George Balanchine
© The George Balanchine Trust

Scenic & Costume Design

Ian Falconer

Lighting Design

James F. Ingalls

The Nutcracker Program Notes

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®, choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust. Photo © Angela Sterling.


Please check back later for casting.

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