American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
SoCal’s favorite holiday tradition returns with American Ballet Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of The Nutcracker. Created by celebrated choreographer Alexei Ratmansky, this dazzling holiday treat features ABT’s roster of superstar dancers alongside stunning sets and costumes by Tony winner Richard Hudson. The Pacific Symphony provides the enchanting backdrop, playing Tchaikovsky’s timeless score.
The Tale Unfolds:
The Nutcracker follows the journey of a young girl named Clara, who receives a nutcracker doll at her family’s Christmas party. In her dreams that night, the nutcracker doll transforms into a handsome prince, embarking on a magical journey alongside her. Together, they traverse lands filled with dancing snowflakes, waltzing flowers, a mouse army, and other exotic characters, brought vividly to life on stage by a cast of over 100 performers.
ABT’s Magnificent Rendition:
American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker is a spectacle that embodies the joy of the holiday season. With its talented performers, enchanting sets, and vibrant costumes, it crafts a mesmerizing experience for audiences of all ages.
Creating Cherished Memories:
This rendition of The Nutcracker offers an opportunity to create enduring memories with loved ones. The magic woven by ABT’s performers, combined with the timeless tale and Tchaikovsky’s iconic melodies, promises to captivate and enthrall audiences throughout the performance.
The Nutcracker by American Ballet Theatre will grace the stage of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts from December 8th to December 17th. Located at 600 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, this production invites patrons to immerse themselves in the holiday spirit and indulge in the beauty of this classic ballet.
American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts is a celebration of artistry, storytelling, and the magic of the holiday season. Gather your loved ones and embark on a magical journey that promises to create cherished memories for years to come.