A journey to the Land of Sweets kicks off the holiday season when Orchestra Iowa teams up with Ballet Quad Cities to present the perennial family favorite, The Nutcracker. This captivating performance filled with holiday magic will take your family on an enchanted adventure with Clara and her Prince as they battle the Rat Queen. Community dancer and Orchestra Iowa’s Discovery Chorus join the ballet and Orchestra Iowa musicians to create a magical performance you will not want to miss!
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COOKIES WITH CLARA
Join us for this special event following the matinee performance of The Nutcracker. Little Clara & dancers of Ballet Quad Cities will be in the opus concert cafe to sign nutcracker dolls and pose for pictures. This FREE event is open to all Nutcracker attendees!