My First Nutcracker

Join us on December 22 at the Ohio Theatre for BalletMet’s My First Nutcracker, a just-the-right-length ballet! This 11am performance is the perfect choice for our youngest fans and any child who may prefer a shorter, less crowded, and more casual environment. Please note that everyone attending the show will need a ticket, no matter the age.

Thursday, December 22 at 11:00 AM

This show is sold out for 2022. Be sure to get your tickets early next year!

The Theatre
  • Kid-approved crafts
  • Calming area with comfortable seating
  • Friendly character introductions
The Ballet
  • Shortened to a one hour performance
  • Sensory friendly
  • House lights dimmed
  • Reduced noises
Feel Free to…
  • Choose your seat
  • Get up and move around
  • Explore lobby and hallways
  • Use screens (without rings and dings)
  • Meet a Sensory Friendly Team Member
  • Use the elevators for your convenience

Meet the characters in the show!

View the Character Guide HERE to learn about the story and see images of each character.

Learn about the show experience!

Read the Social Narrative HERE to learn all about the experience of attending a show.

Images by Jennifer Zmuda