Russian Ballet Orlando's annual production of The Nutcracker, including the free performance at the iconic Lake Eola Amphitheater, is a popular, much-anticipated event in Orlando, and has become a beloved holiday tradition for thousands of individuals and families in Orlando over the last nineteen years.
Would you like to join us in making holiday magic? You, too, can dance on stage!
It's always a special treat to see the amazing guest artists we bring in from around the world dancing alongside talented students of every level in Russian Ballet Orlando's dance academy.
Each dancer is a delight to watch, from the tiniest ballet students, to our gifted pre-professional dancers, to the internationally acclaimed performing artists. Together they captivate the audience with the timeless holiday magic of The Nutcracker.
Russian Ballet has produced the Nutcracker each holiday season for the past 20 years. Please enjoy. this gallery of highlights from the past.