The Nutcracker 2024

Peoria Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns to the Peoria Civic Center Theater on December 14 & 15. Treat your family to this enchanting story filled with moments of laughter, magic and delight. 100 Peoria Ballet students, joined by professional guest artists from New York City, dance to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score performed by the live Heartland Festival Orchestra. Kick off the holiday season with this festive treat for audiences of all ages!

In-Theater Outreach on Thursday, December 12th at 9:30 am & 12 pm

Saturday, December 14th at 2 pm & 7:30 pm

Sunday, December 15th at 2 pm

Academy Performance 2025

Wednesday, May 28, 2025

Five Points Washington

Tickets available in April 2025.

These programs are partially supported by grants from the Illinois Arts Council Agency through federal funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Community Foundation of Central Illinois.