Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Nutcracker | Dance Victoria

Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Nutcracker

with Victoria Symphony

Choreography by
Galina Yordanova and Nina Menon
Composed by
Pyotr Tchaikovsky
2h 05m (including intermission)
Royal Theatre (805 Broughton Street at Blanshard)

Performance Dates

Fri. Nov. 30 • 730pm

Sat. Dec. 1 • 2pm & 730pm

Sun. Dec. 2 • 2pm & 730pm

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.

“It’s worth catching the RWB’s Nutcracker, one of the most memorable to visit our city.” TIMES COLONIST


Season sponsor: Derma Spa
Presenting sponsor: Jawl Bundon LLP
Presenting sponsor: Rob Tournour Masonry Ltd.
Nutcracker Ensemble sponsor: Cowichan Trading Company & Sasquatch Trading Ltd.

Ticket Holders Enjoy These Extras

Pres-show Chat

Nutcracker by Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Photo: Vince Pahkala

Join us before the show for Nutcracker story time in the theatre lobby prior to the performance.  A professional story teller will recount the magical story of The Nutcracker 45 minutes prior to curtain. Free to all ticket holders.

Donate to Nutcracker Kids

Nutcracker by Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Photo: David Cooper

Share the Magic! Help make a dream come true for Victoria’s most vulnerable kids. Find out more about Nutcracker Kids.

What the day owes to the night by Compagnie Hervé KOUBI. Photo: Nathalie Sternalski
Compagnie Hervé KOUBI


Thu. Nov. 12 • Available 5pm

Fri. Nov. 13 • All Day

Sat. Nov. 14 • All Day

Sun. Nov. 15 • Ends 5pm

Nutcracker by Ukrainian Shumka Dancers. Photo: Marc J Chalifoux
Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker


Thu. Dec. 10 • Available 5pm

Fri. Dec. 11 • All Day

Sat. Dec. 12 • All Day

Sun. Dec. 13 • Ends 5pm

Danca Sinfonica by Grupo Corpo. Photo: Jose Luiz Pederneiras
Grupo Corpo


Thu. Feb. 25 • Available 5pm

Fri. Feb. 26 • All Day

Sat. Feb. 27 • All Day

Sun. Feb. 28 • Ends 5pm

Balance & Imbalance by Bereishit Dance Company. Photo Nikith Nath
Bereishit Dance Company


Thu. Apr. 8 • Available 5pm

Fri. Apr. 9 • All Day

Sat. Apr. 10 • All Day

Sun. Apr. 11 • Ends 5pm