Child or Adult Ticket to a Horseback Performance of “The Nutcracker” at Noble Horse Theatre (Up to 51% Off)

Near North Side

23 Ratings

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Equine luminaries & their globetrotting riders unspool tale of The Nutcracker in historic riding hall festooned with seasonal ornaments

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Promotional value expires Jan 1, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Valid only for opt. purch. Reservation req'd. Redeem on day of show for a ticket at Noble Horse Theatre. Must show valid ID matching name on Groupon at Noble Horse Theatre. Must provide first and last name at checkout, which will be provided to Noble Horse Theatre. Refundable only on day of purchase. Must redeem together to sit together. Discount reflects Noble Horse Theatre current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Nutcracker - Near North Side: Child or Adult Ticket to a Horseback Performance of “The Nutcracker” at Noble Horse Theatre (Up to 51% Off)

Pairing actors with horses makes for adventurous drama, though pairing stage crew with horses makes for turbulent scene changes. Indulge in equine spectacle with today’s Groupon to Noble Horse Theatre, valid for any performance of The Nutcracker listed on the website’s online calendar through January 1, 2012. Matinees last one hour, and evening shows run 90 minutes. Choose between the following options:

  • For $11, you get one children’s ticket (up to a $22 value).
  • For $15, you get one adult ticket (up to a $35 value).<p>

Nestled in a historic riding hall more than a century old, Noble Horse Theatre presents engrossing equestrian art starring a stable of equine luminaries and their globetrotting cadre of rein masters. Performed entirely on horseback, Noble Horse’s The Nutcracker populates the beloved holiday tale with dashing stunt riders, an elegant quadrille of white stallions, and a Trojan candy cane filled with miniature ponies. As the traditional Tchaikovsky score plays, a narrator leads audiences through the famous battle against the Mouse King to a dreamscape in which the Nutcracker transforms into a prince. Classical riding styles and daring stunts pair with impressive sound and lighting design to unspool the fantastical holiday tale of Clara, her eccentric Uncle Drosselmeyer, and a treasure chest of enchanted toys. Show-goers perch on unobstructed chairs arranged in stadium fashion in a candlelit venue and may tote along their own snacks and spirits, which can be consumed atop castle-like antique tables or the backs of bumbling understudies.

Customer Reviews

23 Ratings

A truly unique and amazing theater experience.
Ann-Marie C. · July 15, 2012
byob. lots of fun.
Joyce W. · June 24, 2012
Awesome!
Adam A. · January 8, 2012
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    Near North Side

    1410 N Orleans St.

    Chicago, Illinois 60610

    312-266-7878

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