WITH LIVE MUSIC BY THE GRAND RAPIDS SYMPHONY
All Nutcracker performances at DeVos Performance Hall
The season continues with the ever-adored holiday classic, The Nutcracker. Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece presents a dramatic score performed by the Grand Rapids Symphony and brought to life by astonishing choreography, costumes, and sets. Bring the family and be a part of an American tradition!
Friday, Dec 13, 2013 - 7:30pm
Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 - 2:00pm
Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 - 7:30pm
Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 - 2:00pm (Clara's Nutcracker Party- SOLD OUT)
Friday, Dec 20, 2013 - 7:30pm
Saturday, Dec 21, 2013 - 2:00pm
Saturday, Dec 21, 2013 - 7:30pm
Sunday, Dec 22, 2013 - 2:00pm
Duration: 2 hours (including a 20 minute intermission).
Show your Culture Pass to receive 20% off tickets to the Nutcracker! More info here.
Muskegon TOUR - Thursday, Dec 19th - 7:00pm at the Frauenthal Center for Performing Arts. Tickets are $19.25/$23.25/$26.25 and available at the Frauenthal Box Office (231) 727-8001 or Star Tickets 1-800-585-3737. More info here.
SPECIAL NUTCRACKER EVENTS
Clara’s Party is the family event of the holiday season! Enhance your Nutcracker experience with this popular event on December 15th 2013. Ticket price includes lunch, photos with Clara or the Nutcracker, crafts, a reading of the Nutcracker story with WOTV4's Maranda, and more before you head to the 2pm performance, which is included in the admission to the party. The University Club, 111 Lyon St NW. Tickets are $55. This event is SOLD OUT! Call the Ballet to be added to the waitlist: (616) 454-4771.
Military Appreciation Day - December 14th, 2013 2:00pm & 7:30pm
As a welcome home for the holidays, we are reserving a limited number of seats to express our sincere gratitude to all of the men and women currently serving in the military. Active duty members of the armed forces who presents their military ID at the box office will receive two complimentary tickets to either performance on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 2:00pm or 7:30pm while supplies last. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. For more info, contact the Ballet at (616) 454-4771.
Sugar Plum Parades - December 14, 15, 21, 22, 2013 following each matinee performance
Make this year's trip to The Nutcracker one your family won't soon forget. Journey through the Sugar Plum Parade after each matinee performance. You will have the chance to go on stage, meet some of the characters, take photos and get autographs! Tickets just $5 per person (available in the lobby at the performance).
You can sponsor your favorite character from The Nutcracker through Adopt-A-Character 2013! This is a fun way to help get into the spirit of The Nutcracker and the holiday season! Each adoption includes the opportunity to post a fifteen-word wish to your favorite shining star in The Nutcracker Program book, $5 off the adult price of a ticket to The Nutcracker and more!! Call (616) 454-4771 ext. 11 to adopt your character today! Download a printer-friendly order form here or pick one up in the PMW lobby.