November 30, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
December 1, 2018 | 2:00 p.m.
December 1, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
December 2, 2018 | 11:00 a.m.
December 2, 2018 | 4:00 p.m.
The Music Center's Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Nov 30, 2018 | 7:30 PM
Dec 01, 2018 | 2:00 PM
Dec 01, 2018 | 7:30 PM
Dec 02, 2018 | 11:00 AM
Dec 02, 2018 | 4:00 PM
George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®
The Music Center brings back the best holiday tradition to Los Angeles with George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® by Miami City Ballet. Balanchine’s iconic choreography and Tchaikovsky’s timeless score are paired with whimsical sets and costumes by Cuban American artists Isabel and Ruben Toledo. The classic repertoire is presented with the impressive scale of more than 100 dancers and cast members, along with live orchestra, fully bringing to life the magic and spectacle that have delighted audiences for generations.
Performances include student dancers from two L.A. arts academies - The Colburn School and The Gabriella Foundation's everybody dance!.
Sweeten Your Nutcracker Experience
Indulge your senses in a winter wonderland of enchantment as The Music Center's Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is transformed for the holiday season. Delight in the magic of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® with an elegant buffet brunch before you take your seat for the show. Enjoy live music, kids activities and photo opportunities while savoring delicious brunch favorites provided by Patina Restaurant Group.
Sugar Plum Fairy Brunch
Stern Grand Hall, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Saturday, December 1, 2018 | 12:00 p.m.
Adults: $60 | Children (12 and under): $30
The Sugar Plum Fairy Brunch is available only to patrons with tickets to the Saturday, December 1, 2018, 2:00 p.m. performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®.
When you add the Saturday matinee performance to your cart, you will be prompted with the option to add the Sugar Plum Fairy Brunch to your cart.
If you have already purchased this performance and would like to add it on, please call the box office at (213) 972-0711 to purchase.
Quick Clip of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®