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Festival Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker

Create holiday memories for your family by sharing the magic of The Nutcracker. A cherished holiday classic, perfect for all ages. Salwa Rizkalla, artistic director.

Festival Ballet Theatre’s family-friendly breathtaking production features superb colorful scenery and dazzling costumes, which make this age-old tradition sparkle like new. Be swept away by Tchaikovsky’s iconic score as the Sugar Plum Fairy, our heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you on a magical journey to mystical lands. This full-length traditional production is choreographed and directed by Festival Ballet Theatre’s Artistic Director, Salwa Rizkalla, and features world-renowned guest artists, FBT's professional company dancers, and exceptional young talent from across the Southland.

*FAMILY NIGHT: Friday, December 14, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
Save $10 per ticket when purchasing four or more tickets. Discount will automatically apply at checkout.

Join us for the Nutcracker Tea Party (Limited number of tickets available).

Monday, December 24, 2018 at 11:00am

Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA

Event Type

Arts / Humanities, Dance


Alumni, Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students, Graduate Students, Postdocs



$45-$90; special ticket price for Nutcracker Tea Party



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Festival Ballet Theatre

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