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November 27, 2021

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Holidays Onstage

The Moscow Ballet presents the "Great Russian Nutcracker" at the Ryman on Christmas Eve. Plus, three more shows that still remain this season.

DANCE

GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
Tuesday, Dec. 24 | All ages
615-889-3060 | ryman.com

Moscow Ballet at the Ryman Auditorium,116 Fifth Ave. N. Nashville. 1 & 5 p.m. $31 – $91. This Russian interpretation of this holiday ballet tradition feature more than 200 costumes, eye-popping sets, towering puppets and soaring birds.

NASHVILLE’S NUTCRACKER
Thru Dec. 23 | All ages
615-782-4040 | nashvilleballet.com

Nashville Ballet at TPAC's Jackson Hall, 505 Deaderick St., Nashville. Dec. 7 at 2 & 7 p.m.; Dec. 8 at 2 p.m.; Dec. 13 at 7 p.m.; Dec. 14 at 2 & 7 p.m.; Dec. 15 at 1 & 6:30 p.m.; Dec. 20 at 2 p.m.; Dec. 21 at 2 & 7 p.m.; Dec. 22 at 1 & 6:30 p.m.; Dec. 23 at 2 & 7 p.m. $35 – $93. One of Nashville's favorite holiday traditions brings many aspects of our city to life onstage in holiday wonder, and the show boasts a large cast of local kids.

THEATER

AUNTIE CLAUS
Thru Dec. 29 | All ages
615-252-4675 | nashvillect.org

Nashville Children’s Theatre, 25 Middleton St., Nashville. Sat 2 p.m. (additional 10 a.m. shows on Dec. 21 & 28); Sun 2 p.m.; Wednesdays, Dec. 4 & 18 at 1 p.m.; Friday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m.; Tuesday, Dec. 24 at 10 a.m.;  Thursday, Dec. 26 at 10 a.m.;  Friday, Dec. 27 at 10 a.m. & 7 p.m. $23 adults, $17 ages 3 – 17. Based on Elise Primavera’s children’s book, this musical follows Sophie Kringle’s eclectic great aunt. Read Chad Young's review HERE.

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER THE MUSICAL
Thru Dec. 27 | All ages
615-889-1000 | christmasatgaylordopryland.com

Grand Ole Opry House, 2804 Opryland Drive, Nashville. Dates & times vary. $24.99 – $109.99. A live musical version of the classic TV holiday special.

 

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