||Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas – Tickets are on sale now for Texas Ballet Theater’s, The Nutcracker. Texas Ballet Theater is the only professional ballet company in North Texas. Performances take place in Dallas and Fort Worth. Tickets can be purchased toll-free by phone, 877-828-9200, or online www.texasballettheater.org. Performance dates and locations are listed below. The Nutcracker is a beloved holiday tradition for all ages. This classic story tells the tale of a young girl, Clara, who receives a nutcracker and goes on a magical journey to discover the Land of Snow and Kingdom of Sweets alongside her Nutcracker Prince. This year’s performance will feature more than 40 professional dancers, a flying carpet, snowfalls – on stage and in the audience, and much more. Dallas Winspear Opera House 2403 Flora Street Dallas, TX 75201 Friday, November 29 – 8 p.m. Saturday, November 30 – 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sunday, December 1 – 2 p.m. Friday, December 6 – 8 p.m. Saturday, December 7 – 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sunday, December 8 – 2 p.m. Fort Worth Bass Performance Hall 4th and Calhoun Streets Fort Worth, TX 76102 Friday, December 13 – 8 p.m. Saturday, December 14 – 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sunday, December 15 – 1 p.m. & 6 p.m. Thursday, December 19 – 7 p.m. Friday, December 20 – 8 p.m.* Saturday, December 21 – 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sunday, December 22 – 1 p.m. & 6 p.m. Monday, December 23 – 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 24 – 2 p.m. Thursday, December 26 – 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Friday, December 27 – 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. *For one special night only, Texas Ballet Theater trades in the holiday classic, The Nutcracker, for its PG-13 cousin, The Nutty Nutcracker. Incorporating side-splitting pop culture references into the traditional show makes The Nutty Nutcracker a great night out for comedy. About Texas Ballet Theater Founded in 1961, Texas Ballet Theater (www.texasballettheater.org) is the premier classical ballet company in the Dallas – Fort Worth area. This magnificent company brings unprecedented talent, beauty and artistic expression to the stages of Bass Performance Hall, the AT&T Performing Arts Center -Winspear Opera House and Dallas City Performance Hall. Texas Ballet Theater has grown from a small civic dance company into the second largest professional ballet in Texas, employing more than 42 trained professional dancers who come from all over the globe. Texas Ballet Theater is led by Ben Stevenson, O.B.E., who has received international acclaim and is considered one of the most treasured artistic directors in the world.