Theater

The Nutcracker

When: Fridays-Sundays, 2 & 7 p.m. Continues through Dec. 7 2014

The San Antonio Symphony and Ballet San Antonio ring in holiday cheer with The Nutcracker’s debut at the Tobin. Adapted from E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story The Nutcracker and The Mouse King and scored by Russian composer Tchaikovsky, the two-act ballet follows the escapades of a young girl named Clara who receives an enchanted nutcracker on Christmas Eve. Choreographed by Gabriel Zertuche and starring professional dancers alongside 170 local children, SA’s own production of the wintertime classic promises to entrance audience members of all ages.

Price: $23.10-$115