Dancers Performing. Photo Provided by Maine State Ballet

Maine State Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Maine State Ballet ushers in the holiday season with its classic production of The Nutcracker at Merrill Auditorium from November 24th through December 3rd.

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Merrill Auditorium
20 Myrtle Street
Portland, ME 04101 United States
About the Event
Presented by
Maine State Ballet
(207) 781-3587
October 24, 2023 through December 3, 2023

Artistic Director and former New York City Ballet dancer Linda MacArthur Miele directs and choreographs the story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they travel through the Land of Sweets to meet the Sugar Plum Fairy. Costumes and scenery by Associate Director Gail Csoboth. Robert Lehmann debuts as Conductor of the Maine State Ballet Orchestra and Chorus.

Maine State Ballet has consistently followed CDC guidelines to help protect the health and safety of our dancers, staff, and patrons. Merrill Auditorium has specific safety guidelines which are updated regularly here.​

Performance Dates
Friday, November 24 at 2pm
Saturday, November 25 at 2pm
Sunday, November 26 at 2pm
Saturday, December 2 at 2pm and 7pm
Sunday, December 3 at 2pm
Reserved Seating

Ticket Prices: $28-$87
$4 discount for children (12 and under)
$4 discount for seniors (62 and over) and Groups of 10 or more
Approximate length: 2 hours

Performed at Merrill Auditorium
20 Myrtle Street
Portland, ME 04101