About the Nutcracker

Delight in the magnificence of the wonderful world of The Nutcracker! Join Clara, the Nutcracker Prince, and the rest of the crew as they discover the magic of Christmas. Head inside the town mayor’s dazzling party and navigate through a thrilling battle between toy soldiers that come to life and scurrying mice. Then, voyage into the glistening snow covered forest to experience the fantastic world of the Kingdom of the Sweets!

Is it a figment of our imagination or is it real life? You’re cordially invited to join us to find out!

Performance Testimonials

“Coming from NYC and having been to Broadway and New York City Ballet performances, I was completely blown away. Sincerest compliments to your organization.” D.R.

“I was blown away by all of the dancer’s performances, the costumes and the choreography!” -M.C.

"I am a volunteer at the Eissey theater. I wanted to compliment the school staff and the performers for a magnificent job. I was very impressed by the total professionalism by all.” -J.I.


Each season Ballet East hosts two full-school productions, one in December and one in June. Students enrolled in the Children’s and Pre-Professional Division are invited to participate in these performances.

The semi-annual productions provide an opportunity for family and friends to witness a fully costumed and produced student production. Students from Primary through Pre-Professional levels will perform selections choreographed to display classical ballet technique, contemporary and character work. The program will also feature a mixed repertoire of select works from the 2018/19 Ballet East Youth Ensemble. Guests are and prospective students are encouraged to attend for educational and entertainment purposes.

This Season, Ballet East will be participating in a community outreach program that will provide various organizations with discounted tickets. If you are a part organization interested in attending Ballet East's Annual Season-End Production please contact Ballet East at 561.683.0096 and mention group discounts.