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Nearly 100 dancers fill the stage with classic holiday magic and season surprises in Karen Gabay’s stylish, smart staging. Brimming with bravura dancing and just the right amount of gingerbread to put even Ebenezer Scrooge in the holiday spirit, this is the traditional Nutcracker to see!
 
CHOREOGRAPHY:
Karen Gabay

MUSIC:
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SCENERY:
Paul Kelly

COSTUMES:
Theoni V. Aldredge

LIGHTING DESIGN:
David K H Elliott

Supported, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San Jose.
TICKET PRICING:
Single tickets $25-110

PERFORMANCE LOCATION:
San Jose Center for the Performing Arts
255 Almaden Blvd, downtown San Jose

Karen Gabay's Synopsis Poem for THE NUTCRACKER
Nutcracker Playbill

"This full-length holiday extravaganza is a thoughtful and fresh interpretation of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story, complete with elegant dancing and striking originality...a joy to watch."
Heather Desaulniers, CriticalDance.com





2014/2015 Season Announced!

The Nutcracker
December 13-28, 2014

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