PA Ballet's Nutcracker at the Academy of Music
Type: Art & Culture, Family Friendly, Performing Arts
The Pennsylvania Ballet's annual performance of the Nutcracker is a holiday event that adds a bit of culture and musical appreciation to the season. It's the perfect opportunity for show-lovers to... Read More
The Pennsylvania Ballet's annual performance of the Nutcracker is a holiday event that adds a bit of culture and musical appreciation to the season. It's the perfect opportunity for show-lovers to pass along the tradition of attending this iconic event to the people they love. Always an incredible performance, the event reenacts the story of Marie and her prince as they fight the evil Mouse King. Attracting roughly 50,000 patrons annually, this show is much-loved and a part of many people's must-do holiday traditions. Musically rich, full of beautiful dancing and incredible scenery, this show is one of Philadelphia's most popular holiday events. Make sure you don't miss it.
Broad and Locust Streets
Philadelphia, PA 10102
- Things to Do in December: "Reserve tickets early and even aim to make a night of it with dinner plans or a stay at an area hotel."
- Best for Things to Do in December Because: A cultural tradition sure to add class to any holiday season, this is a wonderful night out and a great annual tradition to pass along.