The Nutcracker - December 8-10

Join us December 8-10 for the Nutcracker

About The Nutcracker…

Ballet Arts is thrilled to continue your favorite holiday tradition with an in-person performance of The Nutcracker December 8-10 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center. Come experience the magic of The Nutcracker with Clara, Mouse Queen and Sugarplum Fairy as they go on an enchanting adventure on Christmas Eve.

Advanced tickets are available for purchase online only or at the box office the day of the show. The Nutcracker will have three performances on Friday, December 8 at 7 p.m., Saturday, December 9 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 10 at 2 p.m. 

Select seating is $20, choice seating is $25, and premium seating is $30.

There are also limited seats available for our Land of Cherry Blossoms and Chinese Tea Party option.

Before entering the Land of Sweets, come and enjoy some delectable treats at the Land of Cherry Blossoms and Chinese Tea Party. Party goers will visit with some of their favorite characters from the Nutcracker while enveloped in an atmosphere of mystery. Don’t miss the event of the season! Little ones who attend get a special gift for their Christmas tree.

The Tea Party will be held before two shows, Saturday, December 9 at 5:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 10 at 12:30 p.m. (Sunday Tea is SOLD OUT!) The Tea Party package is $30 plus the price of your selected seat for the show. Total is between $50-$60 each.

We hope you’ll join us for this special production of The Nutcracker! For more information on the performance, or for any questions regarding ticket sales, please call or text (731) 410-7123 or email Advanced ticket sales are online only.

Thank you to our Sponsors

School Performance Sponsor


Jackson Arts Council

Tennessee Arts Commission

The Jackson Symphony


Ballet Ticket Buddy

Teague Transport LLC


Allegra Print & Imaging

Forever Communications

Lamar Advertising

Thomas Media

VIP Jackson Magazine



Averitt Express

Coca-Cola of Jackson