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Stapleton Ballet: Nutcracker
31st annual production, a magical start to the holiday season!
The vibrant Stapleton Ballet Nutcracker provides a magical start to the holiday season!
The 31st annual production features inspired dancing, exquisite costumes, and lavish sets.
The Victorian-era tale opens with a holiday party attended by guests in beautiful period-authentic costumes. The mysterious Drosselmeyer makes a grand entrance, weaving magic into the festivities and gifting a wooden Nutcracker to Clara. Audiences will be on the edge of their seats as Clara’s Nutcracker transforms into a prince to combat the evil Mouse Queen in the heart-stopping battle scene, featuring a firing cannon and a sparkling tree that grows to over forty feet tall!
Imaginations soar as Clara and the Prince journey through a glittering snowstorm to the Land of the Sugar Plum Fairy, where visually rich surprises abound.
Artistic Director Virginia Stapleton’s engaging production delights audiences young and old and features guest artists performing with over 130 dancers from the Stapleton School of Performing Arts.
Complimentary meet and greet with costumed characters after 1:00 pm matinees
$47 – Adults
$34 – Seniors & Children
(Marin Center Fees Included)
Additional time info:
Sat-Sun, 1:00 pm & 5:00 pm
10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA 94903