Mark your calendars!

The Nutcracker has been a memory-making tradition for generations of families and friends for more than a century.  Through December 24th, you can create your own holiday memories by sharing in the magic of this cherished classic at the Irvine Barclay Theatre (4242 Campus Drive).

In addition to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, the beloved ballet includes stunning choreography and beautiful costumes.

Celebrating 30 years of artistic excellence, Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), presents this family-friendly performance.

This year’s production is directed by Festival Ballet Theatre’s Artistic Director, Salwa Rizkalla, and features world-renowned guest artists, professional company dancers, and exceptional young talent from across southern California.  Guest artists include the New York City Ballet, Ballet West, and the San Francisco Ballet.

Tickets range from $45 to $90.

For more details and to purchase tickets. click here.

ICNV Staff

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