BalletMet presents The Nutcracker at Ohio Theatre (39 E State St. Columbus), beginning this Friday Dec 7 at 7:30 p.m. and continuing through Sunday Dec 23 at 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.


Here is a full list of performances:


Friday, 12/7 7:30 pm

Saturday, 12/8 1:00 pm & 5:30 pm

Sunday, 12/9 1:00 pm & 5:30 pm


Friday, 12/14 7:30 pm

Saturday, 12/15 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm

Sunday, 12/16 12:00 pm & 5:30 pm


Wednesday, 12/19 7:30 pm

Thursday, 12/20 7:30 pm

Friday, 12/21 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm

Saturday, 12/22 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm

Sunday, 12/23 1:00 pm & 5:30 pm


Witness magic in the making at The Nutcracker, a beloved holiday tradition that has stood the test of time. Co-created by Gerard Charles and Robert Post, this spellbinding production invites you inside the earnest and imaginative dreams of young Clara as she journeys with her Nutcracker Prince to meet the Sugar Plum Fairy. Set to Tchaikovsky’s extraordinary arrangement, The Nutcracker is an adventure for all who believe in holiday enchantment.

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