Nutcracker in a Nutshell, The Dance Center’s fast-paced and imaginative interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s famous Christmas ballet, will celebrate its 10th anniversary season this year at the Emerson.

Performances are on Friday, December 19 at 6:30pm and Saturday, December 20 at 12 pm and 5pm at the Emerson's Crawford Theater. This year’s production will feature over 80 dancers, imaginative sets, and beautiful costumes. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 kids (2 -12yrs), available at Chalet Sports and at the door. For more information ,visit