Behind the Magic

Behind the Magic is perfect for Nutcracker newcomers and aficionados alike!


Join us for a never-before-seen look at one of the most cherished ballets in New York City Ballet’s repertory, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. This onstage program features performance excerpts from this holiday classic, demonstrations, and the rare opportunity to hear interviews with the artist who make this magical production possible.

$20 per person
Please note that tickets are required for infants, children, and adults.

David H. Koch Theater
Enter via Lobby
West 63rd Street and Columbus Avenue

Priority seating for American Sign Language Interpretation is available for this Behind the Magic presentation. All seats are subject to availability.

2019 - 20 Season Events

‚ÄčA date for our 2019 – 20 Behind the Magic event will be announced in September.