With eye-popping costumes, stirring choreography and Tchaikovsky's timeless score, Ballet Theatre of Maryland's performance of The Nutcracker will enchant the entire family. This annual holiday ballet tells the story of a young girl named Clara who receives a magical nutcracker doll one Christmas Eve and sets out on a wondrous journey to the Land of the Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Bowie Center for the Performing Arts is the perfect place to experience this much-beloved production that always dazzles with its battling mice, dancing snowflakes, waltzing flowers and the delightful Sugar Plum Fairy.
This show is recommended for children age 4 or older.
The show’s running time is approximately two hours with one intermission.