ne of the most beloved, classic ballets in the world, "The Nutcracker" was created by the world famous composer Tchaikovsky nearly 200 years ago. Based on the book "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King," "The Nutcracker" tells the tale of a beautiful Christmas Eve party and the magical events that take place late that night when a handsome nutcracker comes to life and faces off against the powerful Mouse King. Filled with gingerbread men, toy soldieries, fairies and dolls, Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida returns to perform this spectacular holiday favorite. Call 954-660-6307.
Wed., Dec. 17, 10:30 a.m., 2014