“The Nutcracker” Returns to the Historic San Diego Civic Youth Ballet

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the holiday season at the ballet in Balboa Park by taking an extraordinary journey to the magical Land of the Sweets with brave young Clara and her Nutcracker Prince in San Diego Civic Youth Ballet’s beloved annual production of “The Nutcracker.”  Witness an epic battle between toy soldiers and mice before being whisked away to an enchanting land of falling snow, waltzing flowers, and the dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Performances take place from Thursday, December 8 through Sunday, December 18 at Casa del Prado Theater in Balboa Park, located at 1800 Village Place, San Diego.  For times and costs, visit www.sdcyb.org.

Directed by Artistic Director Danika Pramik-Holdaway and set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, this classic holiday production is a cherished San Diego tradition at the historic Casa del Prado Theater.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.sdcyb.org, over the phone at 619-233-3060, or in person at the SDCYB office during regular business hours.

Face masks are recommended while inside the theater. ADA seating is available and may be purchased over the phone or in the office only. 

Founded in 1945, San Diego Civic Youth Ballet has been the resident classical ballet school in Balboa Park for over 75 years – offering affordable, year-round, high-quality classes and productions for dancers ages 4 to adult in the beautiful Casa del Prado. 

The San Diego Civic Youth Ballet brings “The Nutcracker” to life during its 2022 production. Photo is courtesy of Zachary Barron.

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