Purchase Alameda Civic Ballet Nutcracker ticketsACB's The Nutcracker

Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 2 PM
Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 2 PM
Kofman Theater - 2200 Central Avenue, Alameda, California
To purchase tickets click here.

This holiday season prepare to be transported on a magical journey with Clara and the Nutcracker Prince. From the heroic battle against the Mouse King, travel through the Land of the Snowflakes and on to the Kingdom of the Sweets. There you will meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and be entertained by the wonders of the Land of Enchantment. Choreographed by Artistic Director Abra Rudisill with gorgeous costumes and beautiful sets - all to the classic Tchaikovsky score - this is a production sure to bring out the child in all of us. Whether this is your first time seeing a Nutcracker production or it is a time honored holiday tradition, make ACB's Nutcracker part of your holiday festivities.

Families are welcome to these performances, but everyone will need a ticket. Babies on laps are not permitted. Please use your best judgement as to whether your child can sit quietly through a 2 hour performance. Thank you.

Rehearsal Information

Rehearsals will start Saturday, October 3rd. For a preliminary Nutcracker rehearsal schedule please click here.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in helping 'behind the scenes' take a look at the variety of volunteer opportunities here.

Find out what goes on behind the scenes

Local blogsite, The Alamedan, features an article on ACB's 2012 The Nutcracker. Read about the cast and view the slideshow as the dancers prepare for their performances.

Performance DVD's and Photos

DVD's of previous Nutcracker performances are available from Rapt Productions. To purchase them, please go to www.dancedvdstore.com and use password "ballet4u".

Information on ACB's The Nutcracker is also available at www.alamedanutcracker.com.


ACB's The Nutcracker

"Thanks for being that spark! We've enjoyed participating in the Nutcracker every year! It's a great production and fulfills much more than you can ever imagine. You provide a great opportunity for our children to learn the art of ballet and to take with them the lessons to apply to every day life."

Doug Wong,
on the Nutcracker performance