Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
Box Office 414.273.7206
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker 2016

The magic, mayhem and music of Milwaukee’s most popular holiday tradition continues to delight and inspire new generations of dance lovers. With a cast of over 200 dancers and students from the Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy, The Nutcracker fills hearts with festive spirit and memories that last a lifetime.

Presented by The Milwaukee Ballet

NEW THIS YEAR: Sensory-Friendly Performance
Wednesday, December 21 |  6:00 pm
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This show's performances are over.

Uihlein Hall

Dec 10, 2016 - Dec 27, 2016

Single Tickets on Sale:
Jul 25, 2016
Hearing Assist Devices
IR Hearing Assistance
Wheelchair Assistance
Wheelchair Assistance
Sensory-Friendly Performance

NEW THIS YEAR:  Sensory-Friendly Performance

Wednesday, December 21 |  6:00 pm

In partnership with Autism Speaks and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, this performance is designed for children and adults with ASD and other sensitivity issues or special needs. Recorded music will be softer, house lights will remain on and there will be a designated Quiet Zone where patron can go if they need to take a break from the performance. Come early and meet the characters from The Nutcracker in the lobby.

Call the Marcus Center at 414-273-7121 ext. 213 for tickets. You can also purchase online at using the group code AUTISMSPEAKS.
Download this pdf for helpful hints on how to best enjoy the performance. You can also download the Social Story to help prepare you for the show.

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