A NEW HOLIDAY CLASSIC FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY.
THE NUTCRACKER | December 13 - 24, 2019
San Diego Civic Theatre
FEATURING THE SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY AT ALL FULL-LENGTH PERFORMANCES.
California Ballet presents Jared Nelson’s highly anticipated all new Nutcracker at the Civic Theatre. With visionary choreography, sparkling new costuming and sets, and the polish of the San Diego Symphony, this New Nutcracker will light up the Civic stage for the first time this year… Sure to be a “Jewel of a Nutcracker!”
“Fasten your seatbelts, Jared Nelson gives the company a blast of jet fuel”
~ Jump Jive, Kris Eitland
Learn more →
Run time: 2 hours 10 minutes, including one intermission.
TICKETS: $25 - $95
Must be at least 4 years old to attend full length performances. Families with younger children please see our 60-minute Family Friendly Performances →
Limited late seating
Group discount tickets: Learn more →
Scout Troop discounted tickets: Learn more →
Accessibility is a priority. Wheelchair and handicap services are available. Learn more here.
✆ CBC TICKET OFFICE: (858) 560-6741
★ RED CARPET PHOTO OP on the Plaza:
Starting one hour prior to all performance times. View 2018 Images →
★ MEET THE CAST after the show:
Meet Clara, the Nutcracker Prince, Sugarplum Fairy, and more in the Grande Salon following all full-length matinee and early evening performances.
Jared Nelson | Artistic Director
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
conducted by John Stubbs
Music Director & Principal Conductor
and Dana Zimbric, Associate Conductor
THE CIVIC THEATRE
San Diego, California
Civic Theatre, San Diego CA
SAN DIEGO COMMISSSION For Arts & Culture
CALIFORNIA Arts Council
COUNTY of SAN DIEGO
SAN DIEGO THEATRES
THE HERMANN Foundation