Madison Ballet’s dazzling classic lights up Overture Hall for the holiday season. Follow Clara and her Nutcracker as they travel through swirling snowflakes to a colorful garden filled with characters to delight the young and young-at-heart.

Madison Ballet welcomes back the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Andrew Sewell to bring Tchaikovsky’s beloved score to life, blending seamlessly with W. Earle Smith’s thrilling choreography.