One Hundred Fifty Dancers│Live Music
A Twenty-Five Foot Tree│An Epic Battle│100% Chance of Snow

Take your students Behind the Curtains for a special performance of Madison Ballet’s Nutcracker, with a cast of 150 local dancers and live music from the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra.

Ring in the holiday season with this timeless story filled with some of literature's most treasured characters.

Children will marvel at a towering Christmas tree and Mother Ginger with her playful Pulcinellas. Adults will be thrilled by the athleticism and romance of classical ballet, set to Tchaikovsky's familiar score played live by the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra. A trip to Madison Ballet's Nutcracker in Overture Hall is an unforgettable experience for everyone.