Out-of-School Performances

The Nutcracker


Sat, Dec 17 at 2:30pm • Dayton Ballet & Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra • Schuster Center • early estimated running time 2:00 

Join Dayton Ballet for the breathtaking production of Dayton’s biggest and best holiday performance arts tradition…Dayton Ballet’s beloved The Nutcracker. With magical choreography, delectable sets and stunning costumes, the story of little Clara and her adventures in the Land of Sweets comes to life this holiday season. The Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra again takes up residence in the orchestra pit, giving Tchaikovsky’s music the full, rich, gorgeous interpretation that it requires. The elegance, grace and sheer athleticism of Dayton Ballet’s core ensemble and star dancers bring the drama to immediate, colorful life. Make Dayton Ballet’s The Nutcracker a part of your family’s holiday tradition!

The Muse Machine club at your school may offer discounted tickets for this event (the selection of events varies from school to school). See your Muse advisor if you are interested in attending!