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You can catch Ballet West - The Nutcracker at Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City, showing Dec 6 - 28, 2024

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Ballet West - The Nutcracker

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Closed November 26, 2023

One of the best productions I've ever seen!

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Why See Ballet West - The Nutcracker?

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An essential part of the wintertime festivities, Ballet West's The Nutcracker, set to Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's iconic score with choreography by William Christensen will take your breath away with its dazzling costumes, set design, and mesmerizing dancing. Prepare to be carried away to the magical Land Of Sweets where toys come to life and children frolic among kings and queens!

What Is The Nutcracker About?

They say strange things happen when the bell tolls midnight and at midnight on Christmas Eve, little Clara awakes to find her beloved Nutcracker doll alive and dancing! Together they journey to the magical Land Of Sweets, are granted an audience with the enchanting Sugar Plum Fairy and must battle the fearsome Mouse King!

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Dates

Opening night: 22 November 2023

Audience

Suitable for all ages.

Run time

One hour and 50 minutes long including a 20-minute intermission

Cast and Creative

Cast

Dancers TBA

Creative

Choreography by Willam Christensen

Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

What you thought

2 reviews, average rating: (3.5 Stars)

3.5 star rating

Antoinette Moore: “Nutcracker a Friend Tradition”

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Leo: “Ballet is better than the venue”

I think I would have enjoyed this more if it was held in a venue that at... more

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