Nashville Ballet’s annual summertime tradition, Christmas in July, returns with its largest single ticket discount of the year. For the entire month of July, “Nashville’s Nutcracker” tickets are $12 off with promo code XMASJULY.
“Nashville’s Nutcracker” runs for a record-setting 14 performances at TPAC’s Jackson Hall Dec. 3-23. For the ninth consecutive year, the production will weave together the city’s vibrant history with one of the most beloved tales of all time for a local holiday tradition unlike any other. Along with Nashville Ballet’s professional dance company and second company, “Nashville’s Nutcracker” will also feature a youth cast from the community at large performing with the Nashville Symphony.
In celebration of Christmas in July, the Nutcracker and Mouse King will make surprise public appearances at various locations throughout the city during the month of July. Follow the official Nashville’s Nutcracker Instagram account for hints and clues about the characters’ surprise appearances.
Children ages 8-12 are invited to audition to perform in “Nashville’s Nutcracker” this December. This is the only opportunity the general public will have to perform on stage with Nashville Ballet and the Nashville Symphony this season. Open auditions will be held Sundays from 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Aug. 21, Aug. 28 and Sept. 11 at Nashville Ballet (3630 Redmon Street, Nashville) No dance experience is required – performance training will be provided. Children must be 8 years old by Dec. 31, 2016, to audition.
Discounted “Nashville’s Nutcracker” tickets can be purchased online at the TPAC Box Office in downtown Nashville or by calling (615) 782-4040. Use code XMASJULY when purchasing to receive the discount. Single tickets for all other 2016-2017 season performances are also on sale to the public beginning July 1.