The Nutcracker

Experience the lush score, vivid sets and costumes, and extraordinary performances that have made UNCSA’s “The Nutcracker” a cherished holiday tradition. “The Nutcracker” is performed at the Stevens Center in Winston-Salem each December.

Hailed as “nothing short of perfection” by Classical Voice of North Carolina, the production is “a feast for the eyes and ears from start to finish,” lauds the Winston-Salem Journal. Featuring the largest Nutcracker orchestra in the Triad!

“The Nutcracker” 2018

The 2018 production of “The Nutcracker” was directed by Jared Redick, Assistant Dean of Ballet,
with original staging and direction by Ethan Stiefel. Conducted by Brian Cole, Dean of the School of Music, Tchaikovsky’s music was performed by the UNCSA Nutcracker Orchestra. Guest dancers Yuriko Kajiya and Connor Walsh performed December 12-13.