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The Nutcracker

121 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

Region: Downtown

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Date: December 13 - 22, 2013

Price: $29-$69
Discounts for Students, Seniors and Military.

Venue: Spreckels Theatre
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City Ballet of San Diego's Nutcracker was voted "San Diego's Best Nutcracker" by San Diego Dance Alliance Tommy Awards. This lavish production is fashioned after the choreogrpahy of the great Russian master Lev Ivanov who created the very first Nutcracker nore than 100 years ago. Virtuoso dancing is complimented by opulent sets, costumes and Peter Tchaikovsky's brillant score performed live by The City Ballet Orchestra with John Nettles conducting. This beloved holiday family favorite follows the young Clara on an exciting journey through an enchanted dreamworld, where she encounters the Nutcracker Prince and the Sugar Plum Fairy. City Ballet offers 11 performances at the historic Spreckels Theatre located downtown San Diego.

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You deserve the very best this holiday season.  Make your Nutcracker one to remember!

  • Director's Circle Seats: The absolute best seats in the house, reserved especially for you.
  • On-Stage Reception: Exclusive backstage passes to City Ballet Allegro's on-stage holiday party. Immediately after the performance, meet the cast of The Nutcracker while sipping champagne and enjoying holiday desserts.

Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:30 PM and Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 7:30 PM

Tickets: $89

Join Sugar Plum Fairy for Lunch

Create a lifetime of Nutcracker memories when you join the Sugar Plum Fairy and her friends for a special luncheon.

During lunch, characters from The Nutcracker will go from table to table visiting with children and their parents, answering questions and signing autographs. This is a great opportunity to photograph your children with characters from City Ballet's The Nutcracker. Don't forget your camera!

Sugar Plum Luncheon served at

Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 12:00 Noon  and  Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 12:00 Noon

Tickets: $20 (Children) | $25 (Adults)

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