The internationally acclaimed National Ballet Theatre of Odessa brings The Nutcracker to life in Mississauga.

The Nutcracker is the perennial favourite of generations of children and children at heart. The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies,
princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice.

The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa, Ukraine, features dancers from the Vaganova, Bolshoi and Kiev ballet schools and has toured and entertained ballet audiences around the world. Dancers perform the same authentic Russian choreography from the famous Bolshoi Ballet and the performance is set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved music. The entire family will love this magical experience that will get everyone into the spirit of the holidays.

The Nutcracker at the Living Arts Centre Hammerson Hall, 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. on Dec. 9. Visit for more information.