The Nutcracker The 2023 Nutcracker Performance will be held at the College of Charleston Sottile TheatreDecember 9 | 2:00p & 6:00pDecember 10 | 1:00p & 5:00p Stay Tuned for More Information The Nutcracker Dance Conservatory of Charleston is delighted each winter to present The Nutcracker, one of the most treasured performing opportunities in a dancer’s life. A brave young girl, her prince, a pageant of ballerinas and a cast of dreamlike characters in a world filled with magic and sweet delights. Our student dancers are part of this beloved holiday tradition. With over 200 student dancers comprising two casts, we are proud to present a production in which every student shines, from our children's division dancers as Little Gingerbread, to our pre-professional students in the principal roles of Sugar Plum and Snow Queen. We are also thrilled to present Seth Orza, former Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal, as Snow King and Cavalier in this year's performances. Join us for this timeless holiday classic live in theater or from the comfort of your own home with our online streaming ticket options. A delight for all ages, our production of The Nutcracker is the perfect way to celebrate the season with family & friends, near and far!