The San Francisco Ballet has been performing The Nutcracker since it's US premier in 1944, and the 2012 performances are just around the corner. Tchaikovsky's beautiful music, the whimsical storyline, grace and athleticism of the dancers and fabulous costuming combine to make The Nutcracker a San Francisco favorite of generations.
The San Francisco Ballet's production of The Nutcracker is performed at the outstanding War Memorial Opera House, a grand venue for this magical story.
Performances in 2012 run between December 7 and December 28. Book early to secure seats and treat yourself, your family, and the youngsters in your life to a magical event, sure to be remembered as a treasured part of Christmas holidays.