The Nutcracker in Richmond
With Richmond Symphony
December 14 – 23, 2018
Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center
600 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
The Nutcracker (Winslett/ Tchaikovsky)
Our timeless family classic, The Nutcracker, returns in December to enchant audiences with all of its splendor and beauty. Join Clara as she revels in the joy of Christmas Eve, bravely witnesses a battle beneath the branches of a mystical Christmas tree, and journeys through a winter white forest to the delectable Kingdom of Sweets. As the beloved characters of this dazzling production come to life to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, children and adults alike will be swept away by the magic of the holidays.
Clara’s tea party
Join Clara and her friends for a special party after select matinee performances of The Nutcracker! Set in Dominion Energy Center’s festive Rhythm Hall, guests will enjoy meeting their favorite characters from the Kingdom of Sweets along with an elegantly seated tea and tasty sweets all accompanied by live piano. This intimate family event is an experience not to be missed.
The Nutcracker is presented by
Live music made possible by
E. RHODES AND LEONA B. CARPENTER FOUNDATION
Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia, receives support from the Virginia Commission for the Arts
and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Richmond Ballet also receives support from CultureWorks & The Arts and Cultural Funding Consortium