The Nutcracker returns to Seattle for the holiday season this weekend

Nov 29 2019, 2:57 pm

It wouldn’t be Christmas without the Pacific Northwest Ballet performing their iconic rendition of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker.

The Nutcracker

Pacific Northwestern Ballet

The Pacific Northwest Ballet is welcomed to the Seattle Center’s McCaw Hall for 32 performances beginning November 29 through December 28, 2019.

Experience this heartwarming production that will take you on a magical adventure through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets, which is sure to delight audiences of all ages.

Join Clara on her journey through the Land of Snow and the Lemonade Sea to the Kingdom of The Sugar Plum Fairy.

The Nutcracker

Pacific Northwestern Ballet

The show features the Pacific Northwest Ballet Company dancers, unique-to-Seattle sets and costumes by Ian Falconer, known for his creation of Olivia the Pig, as well as Tchaikovsky’s timeless score performed by the world-famous Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra.

Before and after the show, stick around McCaw Hall to discover the many photo ops scattered around the lobby.

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

When: November 29 to December 28
Time: Times vary and can be found online
Where: Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle
Admission: $27+; tickets available online or in-person at 301 Mercer Street