Friday 12.02 —Saturday 12.24


TBT busts  a nut across North Texas

Dallas Theater Center has its Christmas Carol, the Turtle Creek Chorale has its seasonal concert, and the Texas Ballet Theater? Well, of course its holiday tradition is Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. The classic, gorgeous ballet returns to both Dallas (Winspear) and Fort Worth (Bass Hall) for multiple performances until Christmas Eve. Support your local (sugar plum) fairies!

Winspear Opera House, 2401 Flora St.
Dec. 2–4; Bass Performance Hall, 535 Commerce St.,
Fort Worth. Dec. 9–24.

Friday 12.09


Jessica Lang Dance returns to Winspear

When Jessica Lang Dance premiered in Dallas in 2013, the recital was heralded as one of the best dance events of the season. The acclaimed company is back, for a one night only presentation featuring an all-new work created in collaboration with architect Steven Holl.

Winspear Opera House
2401 Flora St. 8 p.m

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition December 2, 2016.