Richmond Ballet's The Nutcracker

Chrysler Hall
215 St Pauls Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23510
United States

Event Description:



DECEMBER 6 – 8, 2019


with Virginia Symphony Orchestra at Chrysler Hall

Choreography by Stoner Winslett

Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky


This season marks Artistic Director Stoner Winslett’s 40th time staging her continually evolving, acclaimed version of The Nutcracker. Tchaikovsky’s familiar music whisks both Clara and audiences alike on an extraordinary journey, from a battle beneath the branches of a magical Christmas tree, through an enchanted snowy forest, to the Kingdom of Sweets. With its colorful sets, fanciful costumes, and beloved characters, such as the Russian Bear and Arabian Snake, The Nutcracker continues to charm generations.


Be sure to join us for Clara's Tea Party after the Saturday matinee show! Meet characters from the Kingdom of Sweets and enjoy tasty sweets! Only available with tickets purchased to the December 7th 2pm performance. Clara's Tea Party tickets are $30 and can be added to your order on


Join us for “Pupcracker” during the December 8, 2pm show and meet adoptable dogs from the Virginia Beach SPCA. Our furry friends will also make a special appearance onstage!



  • Friday, Dec 6, 2019 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 2:00 PM
  • Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 2:00 PM