The story of The Nutcracker is loosely based on the E.T.A. Hoffmann fantasy story, “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.” Dances include the Sugar-Plum Fairy, Russian, Arabian, Chinese, Reed Pipes and the Waltz of the Flowers.
You won’t want to miss this classic performance in our three OJT 100 (Orlando, Jacksonville, Tallahassee) markets.
• Orlando Ballet: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Friday, Dec. 3-Sunday, Dec. 5 and Thursday, Dec. 16-Sunday, Dec. 19.
• Jacksonville Symphony: Times Union Center for the Performing Arts, Friday, Dec. 17-Sunday, Dec. 19.
• Tallahassee Ballet: Ruby Diamond Theatre, Saturday, Dec. 18 and Sunday, Dec. 19.
– Christina Johnson, On 3 Public Relations