The Nutcracker Ballet

Saturday, December 1, 2018―4 PM
Sunday, December 2, 2018―2 PM  

Vance Brand Civic Auditorium
Boulder Ballet

Elliot Moore, conductor

TCHAIKOVSKY   The Nutcracker, Op. 71 

This December, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by the Boulder Ballet and the Longmont Symphony. Make your plans now for this thrilling and heart-warming spectacle, all performed to Tchaikovsky’s masterful score. A holiday tradition with exciting choreography and a full, live orchestra!

Read Elliot Moore’s Reflections on The Nutcracker


Dec. 1:

Dec. 2:

Tickets range from $12-$35 depending on seating and age.

Click here for info on The Gentle Nutcracker, a sensory-friendly performance on Dec. 1, 1-2 PM

The Nutcracker Ballet performances are generously sponsored by:


Note: Please arrive early. There is a large parking lot on the east side of Skyline High School off of Mountain View Ave. Additional parking can be found on the north side of the building with the entrance off of Alpine St.  There is also parking available west of Skyline High School on Mountain View Ave. at Centennial Pool and Timberline K-8 School.


Listen to this podcast interview, where George Thomas of the Boulder Ballet interviews LSO music director Elliot Moore about The Nutcracker: