The Nutcracker

our 25th year!

Coming December 7 and 8, 2019

Yukon Fine Arts Auditorium

The 25th Season of the Central Oklahoma Ballet's The Nutcracker will prove to be the greatest season yet - we expect record attendance and ticket sales. Numerous community leaders and families love to begin their holidays with the an enchanting performance of the timeless classic story of Christmas wonder.

As with the past season, this year’s production will feature professional guest artists, world-class dancers, magical theatrics, and beautiful costumes. Local dancers from Yukon, Mustang, Piedmont, and El Reno will have the opportunity to perform alongside seasoned professional artists and further the mission Central Oklahoma Ballet.

Experience the wonder

The Nutcracker

Follow Clara on her magical journey to the Land of the Sweets when the Central Oklahoma Ballet Company presents the Christmas classic, The Nutcracker. The production features professional guest artists along with local members of the community accompanied by the Oklahoma Community Orchestra conducted by Irvin Wagner. This year’s performance features members from the Colorado Ballet and Oklahoma City Ballet. Audiences of all ages will enjoy the exquisite performance, complete with rich costumes and colorful scenery set to the beautiful score composed by Tchaikovsky.


Tickets are $15.50 in advance and $20 at the door. Performance days are Saturday, December 7th, 2019 and Sunday, December 8th, 2019. Advance tickets were available at the locations listed. Purchase online by clicking or tapping "Buy" on our website, or for more information, call 405-354-1743.

Ticket Locations

  • Yukon National Bank locations
(401 W Elm, 1550 Garth Brooks Blvd, 3501 Mustang Rd.)
  • Midfirst Bank
(Inside the Yukon Walmart on Garth Brooks Blvd / this Midfirst location only)
  • YNB Peoples
(6201 NW 23rd)

Enjoy the show!

Credit: Allie Overton Photography
Credit: Allie Overton Photography
Credit: Allie Overton Photography


The performances took place at the Yukon Fine Arts Auditorium, located at 850 Yukon Avenue, Yukon, Oklahoma.

(1/2 mile north of Vandment Ave. off Garth Brooks Blvd.)

Live Music

The tradition continued growing for the fourth year running, the performance included live orchestral music by the artists of the Oklahoma Community Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Irvin Wagner. The notable Tchaikovsky score comes to life with the Oklahoma Community Orchestra.

Oklahoma Community Orchestra

The Oklahoma Community Orchestra is comprised of 76 professional and amateur musicians from the greater Oklahoma City metro area who volunteer their time and talents for the sheer joy of music and performing it. For more information about this organization, visit

Contributions and Sponsorships

Our goal is to provide this cultural treat at the lowest cost possible to reach the whole community. In order to do this, we depend on many great supporters—businesses and individuals—to raise the thousands of dollars it costs to put on a world-class production.

The Central Oklahoma Ballet Company received grants from the Kerr Foundation and the Oklahoma Arts Council to help support the 2018 Nutcracker production, in addition to funding from the National Endowment for the Arts and BancFirst.

We appreciate their support.

Sponsorships and Program Advertising

Promote your business or organization to our audience. We offer you the ability to reach a unique family-focused, community-oriented audience. We have options from preformance announcements to affordable advertising rates within our commemorative program. Contact us to learn more.

Ballet Boutique

Before and after each Nutcracker performance, and during intermission, our Ballet Boutique is open, offering enchanting ballet and nutcracker items for all ages.


"The Perfect way to

start the holiday season."

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The Nutcracker is sponsored by the Oklahoma Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts.