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Behind the Magic

Behind the Magic is not currently scheduled to take place during the 2021-22 Season performances of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker®.

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

Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at one of the most cherished ballets in New York City Ballet’s repertory, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. Behind the Magic features performance excerpts, demonstrations, and the rare opportunity to hear interviews with the artists who make this magic production possible.


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

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


New York City Ballet Rehearsal Studios
Samuel B. & David Rose Building, 7th Floor
165 West 65th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam

NYCB's Public Programs are generously sponsored by The Travelers Companies, Inc.

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