San Jose Dance Theatre is proud to present its 51st production of The Nutcracker, now performing for two weekends! Be a part of this magical tradition in the 2500 seat Center for Performing Arts in downtown San Jose with the Cambrian Symphony!
Performances will be December 2, 3, & 4 and December 9, 10, & 11.
Auditions for the 2016 production were September 10 & 11, 2016. More information below!
San Jose Dance Theatre, led by Artistic Director, Linda Hurkmans, 51st production of The Nutcracker is performed with a live orchestra by the Cambrian Symphony at the 2600 seat San Jose Center for the Performing Arts Dec 2-4 and 9-11. Featured as Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier in the production will be former Silicon Valley Ballet artists Ommi Pupit-Suksen and Rudy Candia. We also welcome professional guests, Walter Gutierrez, formerly of Silicon Valley Ballet, and Nathan Cottam, director of Mannakin Theater and Dance.
For over 50 years, open auditions have been held for bay area students to take part in this iconic production. SJDT’s production is unique in that it provides young dancers the opportunity to perform with live music and in a venue that hosts professional touring companies.