The Nutcracker is back on stage in 2023 in Tampa Bay and we couldn’t be more excited! There are a few places where you go see the performance in person on both sides of the bay, including the Straz Center in Tampa.
Where to see the Nutcracker in Tampa Bay
(Listed in order of show dates.)
The Nutcracker at Palladium Theater in St. Pete
- Date: December 1-3, 2023
- Tickets: Tickets start at $20
The St Petersburg Ballet Company will perform The Nutcracker at the Palladium Theater in St. Pete. Tickets start at $20 and $15 each for group tickets of 10 or more. academyofballetarts.com
The Nutcracker at USF College of the Arts Theater in Tampa
- Dates: December 15-17, 2023
- Tickets: Tickets start at $34
The Dance Theatre of Tampa will perform ‘The Nutcracker’ for its 24th season at the USF College of the Arts Theater 1. They’ll feature guests and local dancers.
- Dates: December 21-23, 2023
- Tickets: Tickets start at $20.50
The Next Generation Ballet is back on stage at The Straz this December to perform the beloved ‘Nutcracker’. Young dancers from Tampa Bay will be joined by dancers from dance companies across the country to put on this unforgettable performance.
The Nutcracker Magical Christmas Ballet at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Pete
- Dates: December 30, 2023
- Tickets: Tickets start at $37
The Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Pete is welcoming the 31st Anniversary celebration of the Nutcracker with three performances on December 20: 12 pm, 4 pm, and 7 pm. The live show features stars of the Ukraine ballet.