The Nutcracker

Featuring live music with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra & the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

 
 
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Be On Stage and Behind-the-Scenes!

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Full details and even more event packages can be found at vipexperiences.albertaballet.com

 
 
 

Performances

Edmonton
Dec 7-10 incl. Sat & Sun Matinees

Calgary
Dec 15-17 incl. Sat & Sun Matinees
Dec 21-24 incl. Sat & Sun Matinees

Edmund Stripe’s enchanting production of Klara and her Nutcracker Prince comes to life to brighten your winter.

 

Enter a Kingdom of Sweets, fall in love with a Sugar Plum Fairy, and bravely face an army of mischievous mice. This is an intimate retelling of a holiday classic in its beautifully authentic Russian setting.

 

The whole family will be awed by this classic fable, as you’re drawn in by Stripe’s intimate storytelling and spectacular choreography. See and feel every elegant movement set in motion by Tchaikovsky’s timeless music. This cherished production is a glittering holiday event that will be treasured for years to come. 
 

This classic ballet commands a cast of over 70 dancers that burst with magic and beauty. Celebrate this acclaimed Alberta Ballet tradition with us — the world of culture and art is the gift that keeps on giving.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Choreography

Edmund Stripe

Composer

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Conductor

Peter Dala

 
 
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Edmund Stripe's intimate retelling of a holiday classic.

 

 
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I loved every snowflake and flower, every doll and dancer.
— CALGARY HERALD
 
 
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