Irvine Barclay Theatre
Your official guide to Festival Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker.
Everyone likes a good thrill or concert, but Orange County also offers some magnificent, if slightly lower in key, one-person performances at some of the world’s most inviting, elegant venues.
Whether you want to attend a more traditional ballet showcase or want to branch out and experience a more niche form of dance, these showcases in Orange County are sure to inspire and amaze.
The holidays are a great time for the family to reconnect and attend events that bring back classic characters of the season from Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” to Clara in “The Nutcracker.” These are the area’s best shows to see this holiday season.
A ballet is a story told, not with words, but with body movements. There are several opportunities in Los Angeles in the upcoming months to enjoy the execution of this fine art, be it by ballet giants or by the professional dancers of the future.