Dance

The Nutcracker Presented by Singapore Dance Theatre

6 – 10 Dec 2017 Wed – Sun
Wed – Fri: 8pm
Sat: 1pm & 8pm
Sun: 1pm & 7pm
6 – 9 Dec 2017 : 8pm
9 & 10 Dec 2017 : 1pm
10 Dec 2017 : 7pm
2hrs 30mins (including a 15min intermission)
Esplanade Theatre
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$35, $55, $75

20% Discount for Senior Citizens (55 years old & above) / Local & Overseas Students / NSF / Children (4 – 12 years old)


Corporate/Group/School Bookings through Singapore Dance Theatre
25% discount for 10 or more tickets!


School Bookings:
For every booking of 20 tickets, 1 complimentary ticket will be provided for the accompanying teacher/guardian.

MOE schools can use TOTE board Arts Grant subsidy for up to 50% of overall ticket price.

SPED schools are able to use TOTE Board Arts Grant subsidy for up to 70% of overall ticket price.


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“To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful... This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking”
Agnes De Mille

Radiance merriment and a euphoric enchantment, The Nutcracker is a charming Christmas spectacular that will set your feet to dancing and fill your heart with joy!

Join young Clara on her adventures as the beautifully crafted Nutcracker doll from Dr Drosselmeyer comes alive and transforms into a handsome prince. Waging a battle with the fierce Mouse King and the army of mice with grand bravura, the Prince emerges victorious with Clara's help. She is then whisked off on a magical journey to the magnificent Land of Snow and the enchanting Kingdom of Sweets, where she meets the Snow Queen and the Sugar Plum Fairy.

Based on a story by E.T.A Hoffmann, and with additional choreography and staging by Artistic Director Janek Schergen, The Nutcracker is set to some of the world's most vibrant and iconic tunes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky. This enchanting ballet features a breath-taking costumes and spectacular sets by local designer Aaron Yap, as well as characters that will dance their way into your hearts!

Start your very own annual tradition with your loved ones at one of the world's most beloved holiday celebrations and create joyous memories to remember for years!

Things To Note

Admission for ages 6 and above, unless otherwise stated.

Ticketing: Find out more about buying tickets or read our FAQs

General Advisory

For information about late seating, house rules, photography and more, please refer to our general advisory.