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Nutcracker presented by Cary Ballet Company

  • Dates: December 17, 2021 - December 19, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Presenting Organization: Cary Ballet
  • Venue: Cary Arts Center
  • Location: Cary
  • Address: 101 Dry Ave., Cary, NC 27511
  • Phone: 919.454.4252
  • Times: See website for times
  • Admission: Reserved seats, $23-$27; Mini Shows, $13-$14


Cary Ballet Company presents this classical, holiday ballet, The Nutcracker. Patrons meet young Clara and her heroic nutcracker who battles the evil Mouse Queen. Clara and the prince travel through snow to the Land of Sweets to meet Sugarplum and her colorful international friends. It’s a magical experience not to be missed. Make this your new family Holiday tradition!

Enjoy a shorter version of the classic holiday story, The Nutcracker Suite. This is a great introduction for young families or retirees to meet Clara, her heroic Nutcracker, the evil Mouse Queen and all of Sugarplum’s amazing international friends. The one-hour mini show includes a ballet demonstration.


Friday, December 17: 11am mini show; 7pm full production

Saturday, December 18: 11am mini show; 2pm and 7pm full productions

Sunday, December 19: 2:30pm and 6:30pm full productions