Above: Promotional graphic for California Ballet Company. Courtesy of California Ballet Company.
California Ballet Company is proud to present "The Nutcracker" at the San Diego Civic Theatre with the San Diego Symphony and Orchestra Nova! Join Clara and her prince as they embark on a magical Christmas journey through the land of Snow and the Kingdom of the Sweets. "The Nutcracker" is a perennial favorite and a holiday tradition perfect for all ages!
A wonderful ballet for the entire family, "The Nutcracker" is the perfect way to introduce young children to the power and beauty of classical dance. Tchaikovsky’s magical score and Maxine Mahon’s dazzling theatrical staging combine to create a memorable event.
This year "The Nutcracker" will be accompanied by live music as follows:
-Orchestra Nova: December 15-16, 2012
-San Diego Symphony: December 19-23, 2012