The Nutcracker with the San Diego Civic Youth Ballet | What’s happening in San Diego

The Nutcracker with the San Diego Civic Youth Ballet

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 12/18/2022
Celebrate the holiday season at the ballet in Balboa Park by taking an extraordinary journey to the magical Land of the Sweets with brave young Clara and her Nutcracker Prince in San Diego Civic Youth Ballet’s beloved annual production of The Nutcracker. Witness an epic battle between toy soldiers and mice before being whisked away to an enchanting land of falling snow, waltzing flowers, and the dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy!

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Directed by Artistic Director Danika Pramik-Holdaway and set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, this classic holiday production is a cherished San Diego tradition at the historic Casa del Prado Theater.
All tickets are $25, and can be purchased online at, over the phone at 619-233-3060, or in person at the SDCYB office during regular business hours. SDCYB is offering special discounted performances for school groups and Scout troops, with more information and order forms available at
NOTE: Face masks are recommended while inside the theater. ADA seating is available and may be purchased over the phone or in the office only. 

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Balboa Park
1549 El Prado,
San Diego, CA, 92101
United States


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San Diego Civic Youth Ballet
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