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American Repertory Ballet proudly announces the return
Nutcracker this holiday season! Performances kick
off at McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, November 26 through 28,
and continue through December with stops at the Union County
Performing Arts Center, the Patriots Theater at the War Memorial, and
State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick.
“Nothing speaks to this time of year more than the
music, the spectacle, the smiles on children’s faces and spending
time with family, than The Nutcracker,” says
Artistic Director Ethan Stiefel. “American Repertory Ballet has not
performed this holiday favorite for nearly two years, and the dancers
are eager to bring its magic and joy back to the stage.”
of all ages are welcome! Patrons must show proof of vaccination or
proof of a negative COVID PCR test to enter the theaters. Masks will
OUTDOOR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE IN
A treat for the entire
In partnership with Main Street Highland Park,
Princeton Ballet School presents a 1-act suite of dances inspired
by The Nutcracker. This outdoor performance
features Princeton Ballet School students and pre-professional Trainees,
with support from ARB2 dancers.
Princeton Ballet School at Palmer Square Tree
Join us on Friday, November 26th from 4:00 - 6:00 pm
at Nassau Inn at Palmer Square in Princeton as we help usher in the
holiday season. Students from Princeton Ballet School perform a short
scene inspired by The Nutcracker as part of the Palmer Square 2021
Tree Lighting event! Visit HERE for more
Bring the family to Hillsborough Library on Wednesday,
December 1st from 6:30 - 7:30 pm for storytime. Enjoy a
reading of The Nutcracker with an appearance by Clara and
more special guests! Visit HERE for more
information and to register.