Purchase Tickets

General Admission – $26
General Admission + Flowers – $34 (includes a small bouquet of mixed flowers)
Students (18 and under) – $18
EMCC Students – Free!*

*EMCC Students must reserve tickets online AND bring Student ID to Will Call. Students without ID will be expected to pay General Admission for entry. Unreserved EMCC Tickets will not be available at the door. 

Join Southwest Ballet Theatre for a West Valley holiday tradition: Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker!

Thursday, December 16, 7pm — SOLD OUT

Friday, December 17, 7pm 

Saturday, December 18, 7pm — SOLD OUT

Sunday, December 19, 2pm — SOLD OUT

We are excited to bring you our 7th annual performance of Tchaikovsky’s full‑length ballet The Nutcracker, showcasing choreography, staging, and artistic direction by Tasha Stramecki. The Nutcracker takes place at Estrella Mountain Community College’s Performing Arts Center, located at 3000 North Dysart Road, in Avondale.

Note: Masking and socially-distanced seating are required by the venue.

Will call opens an hour before performance time, and the house opens 30 minutes before the performance. Online ticket sales end 12 hours prior to showtime. Some of our shows have sold out; any remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the door. 

This production is made possible, in part, through contributions from our

Season Sponsor:  Desert Diamond Casino - West Valley


Presenting Sponsor:


STUDENTS: Bring your friends! Purchase as a group of 10 or more and pay $14/ticket by using student bulk discount code Nutcracker21. Minimum 10 tickets must be purchased; students must be ages 18 or under.