Coastal Orange County Home to the NutcrackerViewing The Nutcracker on stage is a holiday tradition for many who call coastal Orange County home. The music, the costumes, and the amazing ballet dancers bring the story to life for the audience and get everyone in the holiday spirit. The American Ballet Theatre is presenting The Nutcracker at Segerstrom Hall in Costa Mesa. Tickets start at $30 and performances are available from December 10th through 12h and December 15th through December 19th. 

The running time for this performance is approximately 1 hour and 52 minutes. There will be no late seating allowed and those in attendance must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 PCR test that has been taken within 72 hours of the performance. Also remember to grab a mask from your coastal Orange county home, as these are required for all ticket holders. All guests over the age of 18 also must bring a photo ID.

Get into the Spirit Near Your Coastal Orange County Home

This holiday favorite features the music of Tchaikovsky performed by Pacific Symphony. The story follows Clara on her dreamlike journey that includes toy soldiers, sparkling snowflakes, fairies, toy soldiers, an amazing Christmas tree, and The Nutcracker Prince. The cast features more than 100 performers with choreography by Alexei Ratmansky and sets and costumes by Richard Hudson.

Those living in coastal Orange county are invited to purchase tickets to this performance here. While on the site, also check out some other upcoming shows. There are many great musical and theatrical shows available during December and in January, including John Lloyd Young’s Broadway, Shen Yun, and My Fair Lady. You can also consider going on a free public tour to get a glimpse of areas you don’t see from the audience. These are available on select Saturdays and a spot can be reserved online. Those who enjoy frequenting the theater can consider purchasing a season ticket package.