Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center (Dance at The Music Center) celebrates a classic – George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
Photo courtesy of the Music Center

The production pairs Balanchine’s iconic choreography and Tchaikovsky’s timeless score with whimsical sets and costumes designed by award-winning Cuban American artists Isabel and Ruben Toledo. The performances are presented with an impressive scale of more than 100 dancers and cast members, along with live orchestra, fully bringing to life the magic and spectacle that have delighted audiences for generations. Performances will include local student dancers from two L.A.-based arts academies – the Colburn School and The Gabriella Foundation’s everybody dance! program.

Tickets can be purchased at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Box Office, 135 N. Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012; or by calling (213) 972-0711. For groups of 10 or more, call (213) 972-8555 or email

What: George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
Where: The Music Center’s Dorothy Chandler Pavillion, 135 N. Grand Ave, LA 90012
When: General admission: Fri, Nov 30, 2018, 7:30pm; Sat, Dec 1, 2018, 2:00pm; Sat, Dec 1, 2018, 7:30pm; Sun Dec 2, 2018, 11:00 am; Sun, Dec 2, 2018, 4:00pm;
Phone: (213) 972-0711