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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Krannert Center Events: December 2021: The Nutcracker

Event Details

Champaign Urbana Ballet

E.T.A. Hoffman’s timeless tale—complete with enchanted toys, a princely hero, and fanciful figures—comes to life in this showcase of community talent. This holiday tradition sparkles with exquisitely handcrafted costumes and magical moments.

This year’s production will be performed to recorded music.

Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Tyron Festival Theater

Friday, December 3rd, 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 4th, 2:00 PM

Saturday, December 4th, 7:30 PM

Sunday, December 5th, 2:00 PM

Sunday, December 5th, 6:00 PM

See the Krannert Center website for more details and to purchase tickets.

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