Nashville Ballet presents

Nashville's Nutcracker

Nashville's Nutcracker

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DATE: December 15-December 24, 2021

LOCATION: Andrew Jackson Hall

Seating Chart


Public On Sale: Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 10:00 a.m.

Season tickets can be purchased online or by contacting the Nashville Ballet Box Office. Please note, if you would like to purchase season tickets using your on account credit, tickets must be purchased directly through the Nashville Ballet Box Office. If you have any questions, please email

For information on in-person sales and service visit TPAC’s Ticketing Info page.

TPAC's current Patron Entry Policy Before entering the venue, patrons 12+ years of age are required to present printed or digital documentation of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, a negative antigen test, or a positive antibody test result administered within 3 days of the performance date. Documentation must include the name of the patron and the date of the test and indicate it was administered by an official testing center, healthcare provider, or pharmacy. As an alternative, patrons may also provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. For more details and TPAC's updated health protocols, visit TPAC.ORG/PatronHealth.

  • A matching ID will be required for all guests 19+ years of age presenting documentation of a negative COVID-19 test or full vaccination status.


  • Please note all tickets for TPAC events are fully digital and accessible via your mobile device through our TPAC Concierge Mobile App. A mobile ticket is the safest, most convenient, and flexible way to receive and manage your tickets while increasing protection against fraud.


  • TPAC is an accessible facility with a variety of services. Visit our Accessible Services page for more information.


Please note that the previously scheduled performances on November 27-28, December 4-12, 2021 and December 24 at 6:00 p.m. have been rescheduled. If you purchased tickets to a rescheduled performance, please contact the Nashville Ballet Box Office by July 15, 2021 to select one of the ticketing options below.

  • Exchange your tickets into one of the rescheduled performances of Nashville’s Nutcracker listed above at no charge.
  • Place your ticket(s) on account as credit towards a future Nashville Ballet performance in the 21-22 season. If you choose to place the value of your tickets "on account," you have until July 31, 2022 to redeem your credit.
  • Donate your ticket(s) and receive a tax receipt for your donation.
  • Request a refund.

If you responded to the survey sent to your email on Friday, June 11 to let us know how you would like your tickets to be handled, no further action is needed at this time. If you have not responded to that survey or have any questions, please fill out this survey or contact the box office at Your deadline to respond is July 15, 2021, after which your tickets will transferred to an automatic on account credit to Nashville Ballet.

Concept, story treatment, and choreography by Paul Vasterling
Music composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Live music performed by The Nashville Symphony

The greatest gift to give or get, the holiday season simply isn’t complete without the magic of Nashville’s Nutcracker- LIVE at TPAC this December! Experience the unforgettable magic of Music City’s favorite holiday tradition and rediscover your favorite characters like Clara, Drosselmeyer, the Sugar Plum Fairy, Madam Bonbon, and more! With stunning choreography by Paul Vasterling, dreamy costumes, and glittering sets, Nashville’s Nutcracker is a can’t-miss holiday event.