NimbusPRESENTS: Jersey City Nutcracker

December 10 - 23

Set to Tchaikovsky’s renowned orchestral score, Jersey City Nutcracker tells the story of two children’s city adventure, following them through fantasy, adversity, and celebration, with lessons about friendship and community along the way. Choreographed and directed by Nimbus Artistic Director Samuel Pott, this adaption of Tchaikovsky's holiday classic is performed by a stand-out cast of professional dancers from Nimbus Dance joined by youth and adults from the community; familiar characters such as the Sugar Plum Fairy, the Rat King, and Drosselmeyer - all with a Jersey City twist! Set against jaw-dropping animated video projections by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger, youth and adults alike are touched by this tale of Holiday spirit. Plus: surprise guest-performers make unforgettable cameo appearances, Stay tuned!


Goldman Sachs is the Lead Sponsor of Jersey City Nutcracker.

For the safety of all guests & artists, Nimbus Arts Center requires proof of vaccination or a negative covid test taken within 24 hrs for everyone above age 4. Masks must be worn over the nose and mouth while inside the theater.