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Set in a 19th century English winter wonderland, this magical, classical ballet will capture the heart and mind of the whole family as you’re transported to the wonderful world of brave toy soldiers and dancing sugar canes. Join Clara on her adventure as she battles the evil Mouse King with her Nutcracker soldier, visits the captivating Land of Sweets and revels in the iconic dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Read the full synopsis here.

Check out who you'll see in these iconic roles. Click here to see casting.

COVID-19 PHASE 4: This season is being sold under State Government Phase 4 restrictions with a reduced audience capacity of 60% (715 patrons per show). Tickets are limited.


His Majesty’s Theatre

825 Hay Street

Perth, 6000

His Majesty's Theatre


"If you like to see dancers and musicians in top form, delightful sets and costumes, uncomplicated, enjoyable storytelling, and appreciate leaving the theatre with a lighter heart, then don’t miss it.”

Dance Australia

Carina Roberts as Clara with Child Guest Artists in The Nutcracker. Photo by Sergey Pevnev

“From the delicate pink tutus that transform dancers into a vine of roses, to cotton candy wigs and Arabian silks, the costumes are exquisite and are complemented by captivating sets and lighting”

The West Australian

Matthew Lehmann as the Nutcracker in The Nutcracker. Photo by Sergey Pevnev.

“Throughout this enchanting performance I couldn’t stop smiling”

Have a Go News


Choreographers: Jayne Smeulders, Sandy Delasalle & Aurélien Scannella

Set Designer: Phil R Daniels

Costume Designer: Charles Cusick Smith

Lighting Designer: Jon Buswell

Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Musical Arranger: Michael Brett

Conductor: Jessica Gethin

Performed live with West Australian Philharmonic Orchestra

Artistic Director: Aurélien Scannella

Nikki Blain, Stefano Russiello and Chihiro Nomura as Mirlitons in The Nutcracker. Photo by Sergey Pevnev.

How to Book

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  • To book over the phone, please call: (08) 6212 9292 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
  • For Group Bookings call: (08) 6212 9291 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
  • For Accessible Seating bookings call: (08) 6212 9292 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
  • To book in person, please visit:

His Majesty’s Theatre

State Theatre Centre of WA

Subiaco Arts Centre

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