The Nutcracker

Nothing gets you in the holiday spirit quite like holiday music. Of all the Christmas music that has left its mark on our popular culture, perhaps none is quite so well-known and beloved as Tchaikovsky’s score for the 1892 ballet The Nutcracker. Based on the E.T.A. Hoffman short story of the same name, The Nutcracker is a ballet and score which manages to perfectly capture both  the childhood wonder and stately grandeur of Christmas. If you want to give your loved ones the gift of true Christmas magic this season, there’s no better way than tickets to see The Nutcracker this season at the Cockrell Theatre, on sale now through Groupon for 24% off.

The Cockrell Theater is hosting the American Midwest Ballet as they bring their festive and lively production of The Nutcracker to San Antonio this December. The production features a cast of 130 professional and student dancers performing alongside state-of-the-art, visually stunning backdrops that bring this timeless story of imagination and wonder to life. The performance features all of the holiday classics and perennially beloved pieces from Tchaikovsky’s original score, making this performance perfect for kindling the sentimental Christmas magic inside all of us.

The American Midwest Ballet’s performance of The Nutcracker comes to San Antonio’s Cockrell Theatre on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, December 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The Lila Cockrell Theatre is located at 200 E Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205.

If you want to give the little ones in your life a magical Christmas experience this season,you don’t miss this deal on to see The Nutcracker this December. Tickets usually start around $42, but Groupon is selling them starting at just $28. Hurry though, this one is good for a limited time only and tickets are already selling fast.

The Nutcracker is a timeless piece of the Christmas experience worldwide. Check out this performance this year to see why.