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Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

Gift of Christmas Tour
Dec 9 • 7:30pm
WVU Creative Arts Center

Step into a simpler time filled with sweet dreams and holiday magic when the Moscow Ballet returns to the WVU Creative Arts Center with its “Gift of Christmas Tour.” Featuring world-class artists, dazzling costumes, stunning sets, towering puppets and soaring birds, you won’t want to miss this magical holiday extravaganza. The Dove of Peace character, unique to the Moscow Ballet’s interpretation of the “Nutcracker,” is performed by two dancers working in tandem to bring the bird’s breathtaking 20-foot wing span to life. Celebrate the holidays with the entire family against the backdrop of Tchaikovsky’s timeless score!

National Tour

Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway that you have come to expect from University Arts Series productions. Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the Broadway production.

Family Event

Content and performance elements are suitable for the entire family.


WVU Creative Arts Center


Ticket Information

Rows A-U = $70 
Rows V-CC = $60 
Rows DD-GG = $50

Rows A-F = $70
Rows G-GG = $24

Ticket prices may fluctuate, based on demand, at any time. WVU Student discount is limited to 1 discounted ticket per valid WVU Student ID.

The University Arts Series is presented by  University Toyota

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