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Eastern Connecticut Ballet’s The Nutcracker at the Garde Arts Center

December 10, 2022 - December 11, 2022

Eastern Connecticut Ballet's The Nutcracker at the Garde Arts Center

The Nutcracker will be held at the Garde Arts Center December 10th and 11th for three shows. When the curtain rises, professionally trained Eastern Connecticut Ballet dancers and guest artists Unity Phelan and Indiana Woodward of New York City Ballet share the spotlight in this nautical-themed live performance of “The Nutcracker.”

Choose seats then select Child 12& Under ticket type from the drop-down on each ticket for a Child 12 & Under, then click Check Out.

Senior, Military & Groups (15 ppl +) discounted tickets only available in person and over the phone at the Garde Box Office! 860-444-7373 x1

Set in New London in the 1850s, the scenery celebrates southeastern Connecticut’s seafaring past and transforms the stage into a wintry day in the whaling city. Stage sets display tall ships in port, the New London Custom House, Whale Oil Row, lighthouses, and a sea captain’s Victorian home.

Tchaikovsky’s celebrated music carries the audience through an enchanting journey as Clara and her new friend, the Nutcracker, travel through a magical world of Arctic ice fields where whaling ships once ventured on harrowing voyages!


December 10, 2022
December 11, 2022
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Garde Arts Center
325 State St
New London, CT 06320 United States
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