Don’t miss Central Florida’s most entertaining and magnificently executed Nutcracker performance!
- Featured for "mini-explosions and aerial acrobatics" by the Wall Street Journal
- Named “one of five outstanding productions in the entire nation” by CNN Headlines News
- Named “the pyrotechnic Nutcracker” by USA Today
- Voted a “Top 20 Event” by the Southeast Tourism Society
- Featured on ABC Nightline News
The Central Florida Ballet brings you an unparalleled Nutcracker experience - complete with uniquely composed sets, aerial acrobatics, pyrotechnics and an exceptional ballet company you won’t soon forget.
The story is based on a fairytale in which the Nutcracker doll comes to life as an enchanted prince who saves the pretty young maiden Maria, from distress. Prince Nikita then takes her through a magical journey to his kingdom “The Land of Sweets” where they are greeted by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier. The Prince tells them about their daring battle with the army of mice and she rewards them with a celebration of dances from all around the world.
Runtime: 2 hours with a 15-minute intermission
Doors Open: 30 minutes prior to performance