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Dec 12 - 16, 2018  |  Hanna Theatre The Nutcracker presented by The Cleveland Ballet

Event Times

  • Wed  |  Dec 12 7:00 PM
  • Thu  |  Dec 13 11:00 AM
  • Thu  |  Dec 13 7:00 PM
  • Fri  |  Dec 14 11:00 AM
  • Fri  |  Dec 14 7:00 PM
  • Sat  |  Dec 15 1:00 PM
  • Sat  |  Dec 15 7:00 PM
  • Sun  |  Dec 16 1:00 PM
  • Sun  |  Dec 16 6:00 PM
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Event Description

With a sold out run of a holiday favorite the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’ during 2017, Cleveland Ballet returns to the Hanna Theatre for only 7 shows this coming December 2018.

A production suitable to audiences of all ages, this production is Cleveland’s very own and is one to not be missed. The ballet in 2 acts is based on the original story of E.T.A. Hoffman with music composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The fascination of Tchaikovsky’s score and the suitability of the theme for Christmas entertainment, has inspired many choreographers including Cleveland Ballet’s own Artistic Director which has created a version with a twist!

Running Time: 2 hours, with a 20 minute intermission

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Children Policy:
Children under two years old are generally not permitted in the theaters. However, everyone regardless of age must have a ticket. All children must be seated with an adult. Any person disrupting a performance or inhibiting the enjoyment of an event for guests may be removed from the theater without refund.

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