San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker - 2022 Holiday Performance

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December 8, 2022 - December 27, 2022

ballet dancers on stage in dresses in various shades of pink with flowers in hair for The Nutcracker production at New York City Ballet in New York City, New York, USA

Swoon-worthy sets, a timeless musical score, and unparalleled choreography. San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker continues to take festive audiences into a magical world year after year!

Join Clara on her fun journey through the Land of the Snow where she will meet the dashing Prince, dance with the Sugar Plum Fairy, and battle the Mouse King. The Nutcracker San Francisco show is a Bay Area tradition that will take your breath away the second it starts.

Follow along to discover all the surprises at the San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker 2022.

San Francisco Ballet Tickets

The price of the Nutcracker San Francisco tickets varies per date and seat location. Admission ranges from $19 to $495.

Note: Children 3 years old and under, or lap-sitting and standing are not allowed.

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San Francisco Nutcracker 2022 Date and Details

Wondering how long is the nutcracker performance in San Francisco? The show lasts for two hours with one intermission. This event is located at War Memorial Opera House and runs from December 8, 2022, through December 27, 2022.

Experience San Francisco Ballet

With over 150 dancers and ballet company performers, stunning costumes, as well as Tchaikovsky’s iconic score, The Nutcracker San Francisco Ballet brings the classic tale to life.

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Be swept away by the graceful dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy and beautiful sets as you share in Clara’s enchanting quest to winter wonderland. Throw a gigantic Christmas tree, a handsome Prince, and an unmatched dance routine into the mix, and you get an extraordinary holiday experience that you’ll surely remember for life.

So, grab your Nutcracker Ballet San Francisco tickets now and experience the magic, creativity, and bravery with the entire family at this Bay Area tradition.


December 8, 2022
December 27, 2022
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War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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It’s a Bay Area tradition to watch the San Francisco Ballet perform the famed Nutcracker Ballet each winter.