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A Favorite Holiday Tradition, Richmond Ballet The Nutcracker

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RICHMOND, VA. (WTVR): It's one of Richmond's favorite Holiday Traditions, Richmond Ballet The Nutcracker and it opens at the Carpenter Theatre, Richmond CenterStage Saturday, December 14 and runs through December Monday, December 23.

As part of the Ballet's 30th Anniversary Season, the Nutcracker features the company's full roster of professionals, 26 trainees and over 150 accomplished students from the School of Richmond Ballet. Fans can get tickets to the Nutcracker and to Clara's Tea Party, they are available in person at the Richmond Ballet Box Office, by phone 1-800-514-3849 or at

The Richmond Ballet will also feature pets from the Richmond SPCA in Act 1 of select performances of The Nutcracker. For tickets or more information visit the Richmond Ballet at or 804-344-0906.