MBT's 30th Anniversary Season of The Nutcracker

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Presented by Metropolitan Ballet Theatre at Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center, Rockville MD

Nov 30
Dec 09
MBT's 30th Anniversary Season of The Nutcracker

Metropolitan Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker is a fun family tradition that will lift your spirits this holiday season!

Metropolitan Ballet Theatre has been presenting the full-length traditional staging of The Nutcracker since 1989. Year after year audiences are enchanted by MBT’s performances which feature student and professional dancers, fabulous costumes, and beautiful scenery including a Christmas tree that seemingly grows forever, magical dancing dolls, marching toy soldiers, giant mice, a dazzling blizzard with dancing snowflakes and a land of luscious sweets.

-All tickets are general admission.

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*Friday, Nov 30, 5:30 pm: Special Opening Night Sneak Peek Working Dress Rehearsal Performance
*Saturday, Dec 1 & 8, 1pm & 5pm
*Sunday, Dec 2 & 9, 1pm & 5pm

Adult Advance Ticket, General Admission – $28/person

Senior/Student/Child Advance Ticket, General Admission – $24/person

Group Rate Ticket (minimum of 10 tickets) – $19/person

MBT’s shorter-length The Nutcracker Suite will be performed Dec 1 & 8 at 10am. For more information about this event, visit www.mbtdance.org/performances/nutcrackersuite/.

Tickets can be purchased through Brown Paper Tickets, or by calling the MBT office at 301-762-1757. Tickets will can also be purchased at the door pending availability.

Contact: 301-762-1757

Email: contact@mbtdance.org

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Additional time info:

Attention Girl Scouts! Earn your Nutcracker Patch by attending one of our special “Chats” for Girl Scouts and other students after the 1pm performances on December 1st, 2nd, & 9th. Stay in your seats after the performance for our “Patch Chat”! MBT Commemorative Nutcracker patches (3.5″ round patches) are available for $3 at the gift table in the lobby or in advance by calling 301-762-1757.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Preview of MBT's The Nutcracker.


Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center

51 Mannakee St., Rockville, MD 20850

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