Nutcracker Ballet Performances in Fairfield County
Sugar plum fairies, gingerbread men, dance of the snowflakes – ‘tis the season for the Nutcracker Ballet! If Tchaikovsky’s beautiful music is dancing around your head, check out one the many Nutcracker performances in Fairfield County – a great way to kick off the holiday season.
Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance, Ridgefield, CT
Showtimes: December 20th at 2pm and 6pm, and December 21st at 2pm. Tickets are $20 and the ballet will be performed at the Ridgefield Playhouse.
80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT, 06877, 203.438.5795
Greenwich Ballet Company, Greenwich, CT
Showtimes: December 7th at 3pm December 8th at 2pm. Tickets range from $25-$60, and performances will be held at the Greenwich High School.
10 Hillside Road, Greenwich, CT 06830, 914.305.4377
New England Academy of Dance, New Canaan, CT
Showtimes: Full length programs will be held on Friday, December 5th at 7:00pm, Saturday, December 6th 11am and 4pm, and Sunday, December 7th at 4pm. A shortened children's performance will be held on Saturday, December 7th at 11am. Tickets for the regular shows range from $15-$50; tickets for the shortened performance range from $10-$15. The ballet will be held at the New Canaan High School.
11 Farm Road, New Canaan, CT, 06840, 203.972.3265
Danbury Symphony Orchestra presents the Nutcracker, Danbury, CT
A Danbury tradition since 1967, this beautiful production features over 200 dancers from the Danbury area accompanied by the Danbury Symphony Orchestra, live! Dec. 12-14th.
Danbury High School 43 Clapboard Ridge Road, Danbury 203-748-1716
New England Ballet, Bridgeport, CT
Showtime: Saturday, December 20th and Sunday, December 21st at 2pm. Tickets range from $25-$50, and the show will be held at the Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport. They also do an abridged Nutcracker Suite at the Bijou on December 7th: and an adaptive version in Milford on December 12th:
910 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT, 06605, 203.799.7950
Connecticut Ballet, Stamford, CT
Showtimes: December 6th, 7th, December 21st and December 22nd at 2pm. Tickets range from $25-$60.
Palace Theater, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT, 06901, 203.325.4466
Ballet Etude, Westport, CT
Showtimes: December 7th, 8th and 13th with performances at 1pm and 4pm. Tickets range from $18-$50, and performances will be held at the Westport Playhouse.
25 Powers Court, Westport, CT, 06880, 203.227.4177
May your journey to the Land of Sweets be all that you imagined!
Originally published 11/24/2012.