Overview

Add The Nutcracker to your Dance, Opera, or Flex subscription package.

BalletMet’s Production Back by Popular Demand!
Create everlasting memories for you and yours with the magical return of The Nutcracker. Sparkling snow, charming characters, and wonderful surprises come to life as Clara and her Nutcracker Prince travel through the luminous Land of the Sugar Plum Fairy!

Featuring the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra, this is Detroit’s original Nutcracker, performed the way Tchaikovsky intended.

Matinees include fun family activities prior to the performance.

Edwaard Liang, artistic director, BalletMet
Peter Stafford Wilson conducts the MOT Orchestra