A spectacular production with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, glistening sets, magical characters and an amazing cast of nearly 100 including professional dancers and local children. Plus, after each performance, meet the characters in the lobby for photos and autographs. No charge, just bring your own camera and meet Clara, Nutcracker, Sugar Plum, Cavalier and more!

Performances and Tickets

There are four performances only: Friday, December 9, 7:30p; Saturday, December 10, 2p and 7:30p; and Sunday, December 11, 2p. Prices start at just $10 for Section C seats, $25 for Section B, $45 for Section A and $75 for Section Premier. 

Special Events

  • Nutcracker Storytime with Clara, Nutcracker and Sugar Plum, Nov. 21 @ The Benjamin Hooks Central Library, 3pm
  • School Matinees, Dec 8-9, call The Orpheum Education Department for reservations
  • Nutcracker Tea, Dec 4 at The Peabody Hotel, call Ballet Memphis at 901-737-7322 for reservations. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT - THANK YOU, MEMPHIS!

Event Details

The Orpheum
December 9-11, 2016
Showtimes 2p & 7:30p
Length approx. 2 hrs.