Performance art

The Nutcracker with Detroit Symphony Civic Orchestra

When: Fri., Dec. 4, 8 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 5, 1 & 7 p.m. 2015

With angels and sugarplums, a magic prince, a dreamy young girl, a mysterious old man and a Christmas tree that grows sky high, the entire family is sure to enjoy this timeless Yuletide fantasy, which features the Ballet Americana Dance Company, principle dancers from the New York City Ballet and American Ballet Theatre, and the accompaniment of the Detroit Symphony Civic Orchestra.

Price: $15 - $26