This season, Ballet Palm Beach presents a new adaptation by Artistic Director Colleen Smith of “The Nutcracker,” the coming-of-age story of Marie’s mysterious gift on Christmas Eve. Set to Tchaikovsky’s score, Marie witnesses a terrifying battle between the Nutcracker and the Mouse King before traveling through a mystical snowstorm to the Enchanted Kingdom. Palm Beach County’s professional ballet company presents new choreography, sets and costumes, along with some surprising plot twists.
Act 1 time: 50 minutes, Act 2: 35 minutes, with one 20-minute intermission.
December 1, 7:30 p.m.
December 2, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
December 3, 2 p.m
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