Clara & the Nutcracker – Nov. 6 – Dec. 20

Piccolo Theatre presents “Clara & the Nutcracker,” its 15th annual holiday Panto written by ensemble member Jessica Puller, and composed by guest artist Derrick Gaetke.

This world premiere marks the fifth collaboration between Puller and the Piccolo Theatre Ensemble, and infuses the classic fairy tale of the same name and the well-regarded ballet with Piccolo’s celebrated brand of joyful, goofy, family-centric physical comedy.

“Clara & the Nutcracker” previews are Nov. 6-8; opening Nov. 13; performances run through Dec. 20.

Ticket prices include: $15 (previews) $27 (regular), $23 (senior), $15 (student / industry), and $11 (kids ages 2- 10); $70 Family PAK (2 adults, 2 kids). Group pricing available.

For tickets and more information, call the box office at 847-424-0089 Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or visit

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