The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

at Florence Gould Hall

Please join us for the joyful return of your most favorite holiday tradition at Florence Gould Hall, Keith Michael's The Nutcracker.

a one-hour ballet perfect for ages 3 & beyond!

From clockwork imps to a luminous owl that flies above the audience, mice dressed in polka dots and dancers dancing with huge chopsticks, this timeless, re-imagined classic bursts with energy and excitement. This holiday ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, is set in Art Nouveau style circa 1907 with innovative choreography by long-time NYTB choreographer, Keith Michael; set design by Gillian Bradshaw-Smith; and costumes by Resident Costume Designer of the Metropolitan Opera, Sylvia Taalsohn Nolan. Held at the intimate Florence Gould Hall where your child will feel like part of the story from any seat.

Keith Michael's The Nutcracker is part of the Once Upon a Ballet subscription series of one-hour ballets for children and families. Subscriptions and single tickets on sale NOW!

Photo by Rosalie O'Connor


December 9: 6:30pm
December 10: 11am, 1pm, 3:30pm
December 11: 11am, 1pm, 3:30pm

Purchase Tickets

Florence Gould Hall Box Office walk-up hours:
Tue 1-8pm
or 3 hours before an event (1 hour before if event starts at or before 1pm)

Mobile tickets can also be purchased in person at the FIAF Haskell Library (22 East 60th Street, 2nd Floor, New York) during the following hours:
Tue-Thu 11:30am-7pm
Sat 10am-3pm

Save the trip and purchase your tickets online at or call the box office at 212-355-6160.

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