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Special Concert: The Nutcracker

Special Concert: The Nutcracker

Saturday, December 8, 2018 | 2pm | 7:30pm
Cordiner Hall

The Eugene Ballet Company, under the direction of Artistic Director Toni Pimble, returns to Walla Walla for two performances of Tchaikovsky's beloved holiday favorite, The Nutcracker, with the Walla Walla Symphony. 

View photos from our 2016 performances here!

**Now through September 1, save $5 on adult tickets when you use the code Nuts4WWS!**

If you require any access accommodation, please contact the Symphony Office at info@wwsymphony.org or 509-529-8020 by November 19, 2018.


Did you know?

  • The Nutcracker premiered on December 18, 1892 in St. Petersburg, Russia, but the first full-length performance in the United States didn’t happen until 1944 by the San Francisco Ballet.

  • Tchaikovsky didn’t think the music for The Nutcracker was as good as the music he wrote for his earlier ballet The Sleeping Beauty.

  • In Russia, the leading character Clara is known as Marie.

Earlier Event: November 18
Symphony Series: Canadian Brass
Later Event: December 15
Special Concert: 'Tis the Season