The Nutcracker Ballet 2022 Performance Guide


It's the most wonderful time of the year, Nutcracker Season! The Nutcracker ballet has become a holiday tradition for dancers and dance lovers and there are so many opportunities to take in this wonderful performance near you. Whether you check out The Nutcracker from a traditional professional company like The National Ballet of Canada in Toronto, catch one of the many Ontario performance dates of Ballet Jorgen's tour, take in an international production like The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine or watch our talented local dancers take the stage from dance studio's like Newmarket's own York Dance Academy you won't be disappointed. And of course you can always grab a cup of hot coco, turn the Christmas lights on and hit play from home. So whether you're favourite part of the Nutcracker is watching the growing Christmas tree, heading to the icy realm of the Snow Queen or you're dreaming of Sugar Plum Fairies, the tradition of The Nutcracker Ballet never disappoints.



The National Ballet of Canada
The Nutcracker
December 10th to 31st 2022

Four Season Centre, Toronto


Ballet Jorgen's
The Nutcracker: A Canadian Tradition
November 26th to December 31st 2022
At Theatres Across Ontario including:
Huntsville, Peterborough, Hamilton, Brantford, Ottawa,
London, Keswick, Guelph, Kitchener, Markham 


York Dance Academy Presents
The Nutcracker
To Be Announced
Newmarket Theatre
Tickets On Sale November 15th

Uxbridge Dance Academy Presents
The Nutcracker
December 14th-18th
Uxbridge Music Hall
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The Dance Class Presents
The Nutcracker Holiday Spectacular
November 26th-27th
First Ontario Arts Centre Milton
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Victoria Ballet Presents
The Nutcracker
December 17th-18th
Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre
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State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine
The Nutcracker
December 4th
Living Arts Centre Mississauga
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The Nutcracker And Four Realms
Featuring Misty Copeland
Streaming on Prime Video
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George Balanchine's
The Nutcracker with NYC Ballet
Streaming on Prime Video
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The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker
Debbie Allen Dance Academy
Streaming on Netflix
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