The Nutcracker | Ballet Austin | Long Center

Ballet Austin

The Nutcracker

December 7 – December 23, 2019 | Dell Hall


About the show

Ballet Austin presents The Nutcracker, 57th Annual Production presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund, December 7 - 23 in Dell Hall.

Start your holiday celebrations with a scrumptious trip to the Court of Sweets and Ballet Austin’s spectacular annual production of The Nutcracker! From its vibrant sets and costumes to the impressive cast of more than 200 dancers, this colorful winter classic brings families and friends together every year to enjoy the world’s best-known ballet. Make The Nutcracker your annual holiday tradition and share this memorable experience with those you love!

MUSIC Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
LIVE ACCOMPANIMENT Austin Symphony Orchestra

  • This production runs approximately two hours, with two, 45-minute acts and one, 20-minute intermission and is recommended for all ages.
  • Audio description services for the visually impaired are available at the Sunday, December 15 2pm performance.


Ballet Austin’s Core Purpose is to create, nurture and share the joy of dance through classically innovative arts and arts education programs. Within this purpose, Ballet Austin maintains a strong commitment to the creation of new work, incubation of emerging talent and integration into the community. Ballet Austin believes that the arts are most valuable to a community when supported by a network of quality education and outreach initiatives.

Questions? Call the 3M Box Office at (512) 474-LONG (5664), TTY (800) 735-2989.