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NASHVILLE'S NUTCRACKER: CELEBRATING 10 YEARS!

DECEMBER 2-23, 2017
TPAC'S JACKSON HALL

Age Recommendation: All ages
Run Time: 2 hours (including 1 intermission)

Concept, Story Treatment and Choreography by Nashville Ballet Artistic Director & CEO Paul Vasterling
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Live Music Performed by the Nashville Symphony

Celebrating 10 years of awe-inspiring magic and dazzling holiday cheer, Nashville’s Nutcracker will ring in the season with additional characters and all-new magical elements. A truly local production through and through with clever nods to the city’s sparkly past, Nashville’s Nutcracker epitomizes the holiday season in Music City.

“Vasterling's epic work is a joyous and colorful greeting card to the people of Music City…a holiday-scented love letter to his adopted hometown.” – Jeffrey Ellis, Broadway World (2016)

Nashville's Nutcracker will be at TPAC's Jackson Hall for sixteen (16) performances:

  • Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 1 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, December 22, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Friday, December 22, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 7 p.m.

Youth Casting Call

Nashville Ballet will hold open auditions for children to join the youth cast for Nashville's NutcrackerNashville's Nutcracker will take place at TPAC's Jackson Hall December 2-23, 2017.

WHO:
7 (must be born in 2009) - 11 year olds (Open to all community members – NO dance experience required!)
12 & up (School of Nashville Ballet students ONLY)

WHEN:
Sunday, August 20 or
Sunday, August 27 or
Sunday, September 10


Let it snow!

To celebrate 10 years of Nashville's Nutcracker, we are adding all-new magical elements, including letting it snow in the audience!
 

Be part of the winter wonderland

Snow will fall in the orchestra level during the Snow Scene in Act I. Choose orchestra level seats when purchasing tickets to be part of the magic.
 

Make it unforgettable

Help us make it snow with a gift of support and receive exclusive benefits like a holiday card from The Sugar Plum Fairy, a large autographed Nutcracker just like Clara's and even the opportunity to watch Act II of Nashville’s Nutcracker from the wings!