Ballet West - The Nutcracker CANCELLED

Evening 7.30pm

Festival Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket prices

From £17.50*

Friends Discount

20 off all performances

Please note, this show has unfortunately been cancelled, due to the closure of Ballet West. Bookers have been contacted by Box Office. If you have any queries please contact 

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Ballet West - The Nutcracker

The  Nutcracker 2021 Ballet West’s Touring Company is  proud to present the ever-popular ballet, The Nutcracker at venues across Scotland in January and February 2021. Including SEC Armadillo     and Festival Theatre Edinburgh. A cast of over 100 dancers will take to the stage in Daniel F Job’s critically-acclaimed production, choreographed by Ballet West. Guest artists and Ballet West’s BA degree students will be joined by Glasgow, Dundee and Edinburgh Associates.         

     Closure information: Our staff are currently working from home so we are not able to print and send tickets to you. If you select the option to have your tickets sent to you they will be sent out when we are able to safely return to the office. As an alternative, please consider using our print at home service.    

Friends 20% off

Groups (8+) £4 off Stalls and Dress. Please note groups cannot be booked online. If you wish to book a Group, please contact our dedicated Groups email,

Concessions £3 off. Concessions are limited and may be withdrawn at any time.

Student Standby £10*

Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please email box office to buy your tickets. If you would like to book a wheelchair space or if you have any special requirements please contact the box office who can advise. Our staff can be contacted on

* Student Standby tickets are subject to availability on the day of the performance and can only be purchased in person at the Box Office from 12pm. A valid Student or Young Scot ID is required. Only one ticket per card.

All discounts may be withdrawn at any time. 

Capital Theatres aim to be accessible to all. We are committed to making your visit to our theatres as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. All of our Front of House staff undergo disability awareness training and Dementia Friend Training and will be pleased to assist you should you require any information or help. 

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