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City Ballet presents The Nutcracker

  • 2610 Cates Avenue Raleigh, NC, 27606 United States (map)

City Ballet is pleased to present the 26th anniversary of the holiday family favorite, Tchaikovsky?'s Nutcracker Ballet?.

This full length, richly costumed and staged version? features guest artists from Carolina Ballet dancing alongside nearly 100 City Ballet student dancers to bring the story of Clara and her Nutcracker to life. Audiences will be mesmerized by the Snow Queen and her Snowflakes dancing amid real falling snow, a magical Christmas tree that grows 20 feet tall and toy soldiers that come to life to battle the evil mice.

Performances will be held at NCSU's Stewart Theatre December 14th at 7pm and December 15th at 11am and 3pm. Tickets on sale at

Earlier Event: December 15
Black Nativity
Later Event: December 15