California Ballet’s glittering production of The Nutcracker leaps onto the stage of the San Diego Civic Theatre in America’s favorite holiday tradition. Under the baton of Music Director John Stubbs, Tchaikovsky’s extravagant score comes to life with a cast of over 150.
Full Length with the San Diego Symphony
Special mid-week pricing on Wednesdays & Thursdays!
Children must be 4 years or older to attend. For children under 4, please see our Toddler Friendly performances page.
Late Seating Policy:
In consideration of all audience members and the performers, once the curtain goes up, latecomers will be seated at intermission or at a pre-determined break in the performance, if available, in rear orchestra or balcony seats. Latecomers will be permitted to assume their ticketed seat during intermission.
Additionally, out of respect and fairness to performers and fellow theatergoers patrons who leave the theater before or during a performance will not be reseated until intermission, and will be asked to follow the above outlined late seating policies.
***BEFORE THE SHOW***
Red Carpet Photo Ops
beginning one hour prior to all performances, weather permitting
***AFTER THE SHOW***
Meet the Cast in the Grand Salon immediately following
our 1:00, 2:00 & 5:30 full-length performances
Run Time:2 hours, 10 minutes (including intermission)
Children:Children must be at least 4 years old to attend
Pricing (includes a $2.50 Facility Restoration Fee):Tickets start at $25
Children 12 and under receive up to a 25% discount.