George Balanchine's The Nutcracker | Pacific Northwest Ballet
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A Northwest Holiday Tradition

November 29 – December 28, 2019

PNB’s best-selling holiday classic is a fantastical combination of Ian Falconer’s unique design, Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, and the entire Company in show-stopping roles. A memory making tradition for generations of families and friends, Nutcracker fun includes McCaw Hall gloriously decked-out for the season’s best photo ops.

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Music

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Choreography

George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

Staging

Judith Fugate with Peter Boal & Garielle Whittle

Scenic & Costume Design

Ian Falconer

Lighting Design

James F. Ingalls

Total Run Time: Two hours including one intermission.

McCaw Hall lobby opens two hours before the start of each performance.

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

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“The roaring applause… is well-deserved. A magical show, whether you’re watching it for the first or fortieth time!”

“Hauntingly lovely!”

“A perpetual holiday delight.”

“A great success!”

“It’s the star on the Northwest ‘Nutcracker’ Christmas tree.”

“Enchanting.”

Events

tue19nov4:30 pmThe Evolution of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®4:30 pm Phelps Center

fri29nov7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat30nov2:00 pmThe Nutcracker2:00 pm McCaw Hall

sat30nov7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun01dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun01dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

fri06dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat07dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker2:00 pm McCaw Hall

sat07dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun08dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun08dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

thu12dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

fri13dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat14dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker2:00 pm McCaw Hall

sat14dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun15dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun15dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

wed18dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

thu19dec7:30 pmThe NutcrackerBeer & Ballet Night7:30 pm McCaw Hall

fri20dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat21dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker2:00 pm McCaw Hall

sat21dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun22dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

sun22dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

mon23dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker2:00 pm McCaw Hall

mon23dec7:30 pmThe Nutcracker7:30 pm McCaw Hall

tue24dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

thu26dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

thu26dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

fri27dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

fri27dec5:30 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat28dec12:30 pmThe Nutcracker12:30 pm McCaw Hall

sat28dec5:30 pmsat11:50 pmThe Nutcracker5:30 pm - 11:50 pm McCaw Hall

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