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Ballet BC presents Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

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649 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC

What’s a winter without The Nutcracker? Ballet BC brings Alberta Ballet back in the holiday classic The Nutcracker, at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre from December 28 to 31.

Choreographed by Edmund Stripe, with sets and costumes designed by Emmy Award-winning designer Zack Brown, The Nutcracker is set in turn of the 20th century Imperial Russia, an era of opulent grandeur.

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Ballet BC’s Artistic Director Emily Molnar says, “Vancouver audiences were delighted with Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker when it was first presented here in 2011. We’re pleased to bring back this magical version of the famous Christmas ballet with its live music performed by the VSO, extravagant sets and costumes and the talented dancers of Alberta Ballet. The Nutcracker is unforgettable family entertainment that is sure to enrich your holiday season.”

Tickets for The Nutcracker can be purchased through Ticketmaster at 1-855-985-2787 (855-985ARTS or online at and range in price from $26.50-$85 (excluding service charges). Family packs and child prices available.

Saturday, Sunday, Monday, December 28-30 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday & Tuesday, December 29 & 31 at 2 p.m.

Ballet BC continues its commitment to perform highly acclaimed productions on regional, national and international tours in addition to its regular performance season at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver. For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook, Instagram and on Twitter @balletbc.