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George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®

George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®

Presented by Pacific Northwest Ballet

Event Details

  • Nov 23 - Dec 28 , 2018
  • Lobby - 2 hours prior to show time
  • PNB's Box Office:
    206-441-2424

    Bringing a group of 15+ to The Nutcracker? Contact PNB Group Sales Manager Julie Jamieson at 206-441-2416 or [email protected], or learn more at PNB’s Group Sales webpage.

  • The garage with the shortest wait times for pre and post event parking is the 5th Avenue North Garage. Located on 5th Avenue N, with entrances on Republican Street and Harrison Street, this garage requires a short walk to McCaw Hall.

    Parking is also available at the Mercer Street Garage, conveniently located across the street from McCaw Hall. Entrances to the Garage are on 4th Avenue N and 3rd Avenue N.

  • Call 206-615-0404 to make your reservation at Prelude.

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® promises the magic that makes the holidays. Tchaikovsky’s cherished score played live by the PNB Orchestra, gorgeous scenery and costumes by celebrated author and illustrator Ian Falconer (Olivia the Pig), brilliant dancing by PNB’s incredible dancers, a snowfall every performance, and Seattle Center’s McCaw Hall all dressed up for the holidays.

PRODUCTION INFORMATION

Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust
Staging: Judith Fugate, with Peter Boal and Garielle Whittle
Scenic & Costume Design: Ian Falconer
Lighting Design: James F. Ingalls

Approximate running time: 2 hours and 5 minutes, with 1 intermission
Intermission length: approximately 25 minutes

Event Showings


Views expressed during events held at McCaw Hall facilities do not constitute endorsement by McCaw Hall or the City of Seattle.

Event Details

  • Nov 23 - Dec 28 , 2018
  • Lobby - 2 hours prior to show time
  • PNB's Box Office:
    206-441-2424

    Bringing a group of 15+ to The Nutcracker? Contact PNB Group Sales Manager Julie Jamieson at 206-441-2416 or [email protected], or learn more at PNB’s Group Sales webpage.

  • The garage with the shortest wait times for pre and post event parking is the 5th Avenue North Garage. Located on 5th Avenue N, with entrances on Republican Street and Harrison Street, this garage requires a short walk to McCaw Hall.

    Parking is also available at the Mercer Street Garage, conveniently located across the street from McCaw Hall. Entrances to the Garage are on 4th Avenue N and 3rd Avenue N.

  • Call 206-615-0404 to make your reservation at Prelude.