The Santa Barbara Annual Nutcracker At The Arlington


Congratulations to the cast of 2023

Tickets on Sale at the Arlington Box Office in October

December 9-10, 2023

Santa Barbara Festival Ballet is proud to present its 48th Nutcracker performance, held at the Arlington Theatre on December 9 at 2:30pm & 7pm and December 10 at 2:30pm. The Nutcracker is a festive, holiday tradition featuring amazing Guest Artists from major ballet companies in the US.  Students from UCSB and Santa Barbara Festival Ballet, and more join in the cast.  Delight in the awe of the tin soldiers, the mice, snowflakes, and more.  This family friendly event is the perfect celebration of the holiday season.

Countdown to Nutcracker