The Nutcracker

Performances

The Nutcracker

“The Nutcracker” returns to live performance at the Stevens Center, December 10-19, with a virtual on-demand experience available beginning December 20. Students from the schools of Dance, Music and Design & Production collaborate to produce this magical ballet. Experience the lush score, vivid staging and extraordinary performances that have made our UNCSA production a beloved holiday tradition.

ON-DEMAND HOUSEHOLD TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Dance faculty member Ilya Kozadayev will choreograph the 2021 production. Guest Conductor Jiannan Cheng, who is on the faculty of Rowan University, leads the UNCSA Nutcracker Orchestra. Proceeds from net ticket sales fund student scholarships at UNCSA

The Nutcracker On-Demand Experience

See the production from the comfort of home when you purchase one ticket for your household to gain exclusive access to the “Nutcracker On-Demand Experience” through the UNCSA Events App. Experience includes:

    • Exclusive on-demand access to a filmed version of the 2021 production beginning Monday, December 20, 2021.
    • Nutcracker history/trivia
    • Coloring sheets
    • Games
    • Online program
    • Community wall to post your memories and share

The “Nutcracker On-Demand Experience” app is live, and can be accessed by ticketholders through June 30, 2022. You will receive access instructions via email after you have purchased your household ticket.

"The Nutcracker" — An original film

Premiered in December 2020, watch our 30-minute film.

The Nutcracker

Nutcracker Boutique

Bring the holiday magic home

"The Nutcracker" Boutique features an assortment of nutcrackers, snow globes, ornaments and more. 20% of every purchase will benefit the UNCSA Parent Support Organization (PSO). Shop in person at the Stevens Center before your showtime, or online. Purchases over $50 receive free shipping.

SHOP "The Nutcracker" Boutique
Nutcracker Virtual Backgrounds
Nutcracker virtual background

Spread the magic of "The Nutcracker" with custom virtual backgrounds for your next class or meeting. 

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Thank you to our sponsors and friends!

PLATINUM PRESENTING SPONSOR

Bill and Judy Watson

GOLD SPONSORS

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation
Thomas S. Kenan III

SILVER SPONSORS

Our State

Winston-Salem Journal

BRONZE SPONSORS


Holden & Mickey

Leonard Ryden Burr
Parsec Financial
Snob Shop
WFDD
Ralph Womble and Ashley Edwards

Windsor Jewelers

Yes Weekly

FRIENDS OF THE SUGAR PLUM FAIRY

Andrew Bowen Studios
Arbor Acres
Atrium Health
David and Charlotte Broughton
Salem Smiles
Victory Junction
Village Tavern
Womble Bond Dickinson

FRIENDS OF CLARA

The Chronicle
Geoffrey and Erin Edge
Forsyth Country Day School
Paul Fulton and Nan Crawford
Rosemary Harris

Michael and Rita Macfee
Anne and Steve Sessions

FRIENDS OF THE NUTCRACKER PRINCE

Academy of Dance Arts
Clearly Bespoke Strategies, Inc.
Daggett Shuler
Jean Davis
Forsyth Plastic Surgery and The VISTA
Mark Land
Lucent Lighting
Summit School
Triad Moms on Main
Washington Perk and Provisions
Mary Lynn & John Wigodsky