One of Akron's best Holiday Shows
The Nutcracker is back for its 30th season! Starting from Thanksgiving weekend, prepare to be transported to a captivating and magical Winter wonderland as the Ballet Theatre of Ohio's annual production of The Nutcracker comes to town! This local production has been named by citizens as Akron's top "holiday show" in a vote conducted by the Akron Beacon Journal and has been enjoyed by hundreds of local families.
What is The Nutcracker about?
One snowy Christmas Eve, at a great townhouse where a party is in full swing, local magician Herr Drosselmeyer with gifts for the children, including a wooden nutcracker for Clara, the oldest child. When the clock strikes twelve an adventure begins and the Nutcracker comes to life, leading our heroine Clara into a war between mice and tin soldiers, and into the enchanted Land of Sweets where a festival awaits them.