2014/2015 Season Performances: The Nutcracker

Tchaikovsky’s timeless holiday classic comes to life as the hallmark of Fort Wayne’s seasonal celebration! 

A holiday tradition and a fantastic, magical journey into the dreamworld of Clara and her precious Nutcracker as they battle the nasty old Mouse King and enter the Kingdom of Sweets. A holiday treat for the whole family!

Performance Dates & Times

Friday, December 5, 2014 7:00 pm with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic
Saturday, December 6, 2014 2:30 pm with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic (followed by Sugar Plum Party)
Saturday, December 6, 2014 8:00 pm with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic
Sunday, December 7, 2014 2:30 pm (followed by Sugar Plum Party)
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 7:00 pm
Friday, December 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Saturday, December 13, 2014 2:30 pm (followed by Sugar Plum Party)
Saturday, December 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 14, 2014 2:30 pm (followed by Sugar Plum Party)

Location
All performances will be held at the Arts United Center, 303 E. Main Street, Fort Wayne.

Order Your Tickets Now!
Tickets range from — 
$28 - $45 Adult, $23 - $40 Senior, $18 - $35 Youth, $15 - $30 Child.

Fort Wayne Ballet is proud to participate in Arts United's ArtsTix Community Box Office. This new service will provide one-stop shopping for a number of area arts groups. A separate service charge of up to $3.50 per performance ticket will be added to each order. There are no refunds on tickets. Exchanges are subject to availability only within that particular production.

Don't forget the Sugar Plum Parties — $8 per person

You can order tickets by doing the following:

  1. By Phone:  Call the Arts United ArtsTix Community Box Office at 260.422.4226 Monday - Friday from 10 am to 6 pm and Saturday 12 noon - 4 pm to purchase your tickets with a credit card.
  2. In Person:  Arts United ArtsTix Community Box Office, 303 East Main Street (front vestibule) Monday-Friday between 10 am - 6 pm and Saturday 12 noon - 4 pm.
  3. On-line:
    1. To purchase adult tickets for The Nutcracker with the Philharmonic, please click here.
    2. To purchase adult tickets for The Nutcracker without the Philharmonic, please click here.

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Nutcracker performance

Sugar Plum Parties
Matinee performances include a special treat following each performance - the Sugar Plum Party. Parties begin at the conclusion of each matinee in the Ian Rolland Gallery. Enjoy sweets while you meet Clara and her friends! Get autographs and take pictures with selected members of The Nutcracker cast. Tickets are $8 and may be purchased with your performance tickets (seating is limited).

Gift Shop
Searching for the perfect gift for you dancer? There is gift shop at every performance that will open before the show, at intermission and after the show.

Inclement Weather
Should Fort Wayne and/or surrounding areas experience inclement weather any day throughout our Nutcracker production, performances of The Nutcracker will still go on as scheduled. There will be no refunds for unused tickets as a result of inclement weather.