Presented by the New Albany Children’s Ballet Theatre

Nutcracker families: Please visit this page often for updates and information!

Since its composition in 1892 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker has been retold and performed on stage countless times, and plays an essential role in the magic of the holiday season. Each year, over 3,000 people from New Albany and the surrounding communities gather at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts to experience the delightful orchestral sounds, colorful costuming and graceful dancing of over 220 youth and professional dancers with the NACBT’s production of The Nutcracker.

Dates of Nutcracker 2017:
Dress Rehearsals: December 1 & 2
Performances: December 7 , 8, 9 & 10
Please note that all dancers are required to be at Dress Rehearsal.

All performances will take place at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 E. Dublin-Granville Road, New Albany, OH 43054


Nutcracker info- Current Primary Students
Nutcracker info- Current Ballet I Students
Nutcracker info- Current Ballet II-Ballet VI Students
Nutcracker info- Progressive, Pre-Professional & Comprehensive Divisions

Mandatory Parent Meeting:

There will be a MANDATORY NACBT NUTCRACKER PARENT MEETING. This is for parents/guardians only, NOT dancers. For your dancer to participate in the 2017 Nutcracker, you must plan to attend one of these meetings.

Monday August 21st, 7.00pm, studio A
Tuesday August 22nd, 7.00pm, studio A

We look forward to seeing you,

Val Robinson
NACBT secretary

Highlights from the 2014 production of The Nutcracker: