Performance Calendar

Edmonton
7:00 PM
Edmonton
7:00 PM
Edmonton
7:00 PM
Edmonton
1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Edmonton
1:00 PM
Calgary
7:00 PM
Calgary
1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Calgary
1:00 PM
Calgary
7:00 PM
Calgary
1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Calgary
1:00 PM
Calgary
7:00 PM
Calgary
1:00 PM

The wonder of the holiday classic returns for another magical season!

Celebrate the holidays with the timeless charm of Alberta Ballet's enchanting tradition. Join Klara and her Nutcracker in their valiant battle against the cunning Rat King and travel with them to the Sugar Plum Fairy's palace, where sweet delights inspire everyone from the most seasoned ballet fan to the youngest guest in the crowd.

With 120 extraordinary performers, dazzling costumes, breathtaking sets, all accompanied by a live orchestra, Klara's adventure sparkles once again.

Elevate your family's festive plans with this vibrant and spellbinding production as the Jubilee Auditorium is transformed into a captivating realm of fantasy and holiday fun.

Edmund Stripe’s The Nutcracker is meticulously crafted each year to ignite the imaginations of our youngest guests, forging treasured traditions and lifelong memories for families.

Experience the thrill of this cherished classic!

Artistic Credits

  • CHOREOGRAPHY: Edmund Stripe
  • MUSIC: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, performed live by the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
  • ORIGINAL SET & COSTUME DESIGN: Zack Brown
  • COSTUMES (2022): Alberta Ballet, Timberlake Studios and Lisa Logan

Upcoming Shows

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Photo by Eluvier Acosta featuring Artists Luna Sasaki and Lang Ma
24/25 Alberta Ballet

La Sylphide

Alberta Ballet opens the season with a dramatic first for the company: a debut of La Sylphide in full-length.
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Photo by Eluvier Acosta featuring Artists of Alberta Ballet
24/25 Alberta Ballet

GRIMM

Alberta Ballet presents GRIMM: Descend into the shadowy depths of folklore-turned-fairy-tale.
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Photo by Eluvier Acosta featuring Artist Seira Iwamoto
24/25 Alberta Ballet

The Winter Gala

The Winter Gala is set to illuminate the stage this January! On its way to becoming a cherished annual tradition, The Winter Gala spotlights the synergy between the accomplished artists of Alberta Ballet Company and the emerging talents from Alberta Ballet School.
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Featuring Artists of Dance Theatre of Harlem
24/25 Alberta Ballet

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Alberta Ballet is thrilled to host the Dance Theatre of Harlem, a multi-ethnic ensemble that paves the way for an inclusive future in embracing the belief of its founder: “ballet belongs to everyone.”
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Photo by Eluvier Acosta featuring Artists of Alberta Ballet
24/25 Alberta Ballet

The Wizard of Oz

Francesco Ventriglia's enchanting The Wizard of Oz invites audience on a spectacular voyage through a world of imagination, heart, and courage!
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Photo by Eluvier Acosta featuring Artists Alexandra Hughes and Aaron Anker
24/25 Alberta Ballet

Don Quixote

Follow the spirited adventures of the idealistic Don Quixote and his loyal squire, Sancho Panza!