What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with Alberta Ballet’s annual production of The Nutcracker? The Nutcracker is a treasured holiday tradition for audiences of all ages.
In this beloved family tale, Klara and her Nutcracker travel an unknown kingdom, battle the dark magic of the Rat Tsar and dance with the courtiers of the Sugar Plum Fairy. 120 incredible performers bring Klara’s journey to life, decked out in stunning costumes and accompanied by a live orchestra. Join us as the Jubilee stage transforms into an enchanting fantasy world. The magic of live performance has never been as vibrant and dazzling as it is in this production.
The Nutcracker is prepared each year with an eye to inspire the youngest audience members and to create cherished memories and traditions for your family that will last a lifetime. New surprises await in this beloved favourite!
Featuring live music by Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.
- CHOREOGRAPHY: Edmund Stripe
- MUSIC: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
- ORIGINAL SET AND COSTUME DESIGN: Zack Brown
- NEW COSTUMES (2022): Alberta Ballet, Timberlake Studios and Lisa Logan