Waco Symphony Orchestra Presents The Nutcracker

Saturday, December 9, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Dr. Beau Benson, Guest conductor
Ballet Frontier of Texas

With brave toy soldiers, dancing snowflakes, and the sparkling Sugar Plum Fairy, you won’t want to miss The Nutcracker—a treasured holiday tradition. Back by popular demand, Ballet Frontier returns to Waco to inspire a childlike wonder in all of us.

With its cast comprised of professional dancers, talented young students, dazzling costumes, world-class choreography, and the Waco Symphony playing Tchaikovsky’s beloved score under the baton of Maestro Beau Benson (Music Director/Conductor of the Temple Symphony Orchestra), the stage is set for an unforgettable experience for all ages!

After the Sunday performance, come meet and take photos with the Sugar Plum Fairy and Cavalier Prince. This special hour will include cookies and a souvenir ornament. Separate ticket required. Recommended for ages 5 and older.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker