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Event Details



8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Long Center for the Performing Arts
701 W Riverside Dr. 78704
Art/Culture, Music
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55th annual production presented by the Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund
Dec. 8-23 | The Long Center
Choreography: Stephen Mills
Music: Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
Live Accompaniment: Austin Symphony Orchestra

Austin’s favorite holiday tradition returns for its 55th year with all the colorful characters, pomp and pageantry you adore. Journey with young Clara Silberhaus from her family’s holiday party to the confection-filled Court of the Sugar Plum Fairy, where sweets of all kinds come to life. Ballet Austin’s annual production of the world’s best-known ballet features hundreds of dancers, lavish sets and costumes, and the Austin Symphony Orchestra playing Tchaikovsky’s beloved score. It’s the perfect way for family and friends to celebrate the season together!

Dec. 8 7:30 pm
Dec. 9 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
Dec. 10 2:00 pm
Dec. 15 7:30 pm
Dec. 16 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
Dec. 17 2:00 pm
Dec. 19 7:30 pm
Dec. 20 7:30 pm
Dec. 21 7:30 pm
Dec. 22 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
Dec. 23 2:00 pm