Performance

The Nutcracker

When: Fri., Dec. 2, 8 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 3, 1 & 7 p.m. 2016

Snowflakes and sugarplums, a magic prince, a dreamy young girl, a mysterious old man and a magic Christmas tree that grows sky high. Enter this world of the timeless Yuletide fantasy, featuring the Ballet Americana with principle dancers from the American Ballet Theatre, accompanied by the Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra.

Price: OA, $35; OB, $25; BA, $20; BB, $20.