Presented by Dominion Energy and Miller Toyota.

Northern Virginia’s favorite Nutcracker comes to life on the Hylton stage with ten performances. Follow Clara as she attends her family’s Christmas Eve party, where she receives the gift of a magic Nutcracker. Together they go on a dream adventure with the Sugar Plum Fairy, the Snow Queen, the Rat King and many other fantastical characters. Gorgeous sets and costumes plus live music by the Manassas Ballet Theatre orchestra help make MBT’s Nutcracker the highlight of the holidays. The pageantry and magic of MBT’s Nutcracker is the perfect holiday celebration for all ages.

Tickets start at $35 and are available at the links below or call the Hylton Box Office at 703-993-7759. 

Performances at the Hylton are:

Thursday, December 14 at 7:30pm Tickets

Friday, December 15 at 7:30pm Tickets

Saturday, December 16 at 3:00pm Tickets

Saturday, December 16 at 7:30pm Tickets

Sunday, December 17 at 3:00pm Tickets

Tuesday, December 19 at 7:30pm Tickets

Wednesday, December 20 at 7:30pm Tickets

Thursday, December 21 at 3:00pm Tickets

Friday, December 22 at 3:00pm Tickets

Saturday, December 23 at 3:00pm Tickets


For group ticket sales (20+) please contact MBT at 703-257-1811 or

Streaming begins on December 24


Nutcracker 2023 Digital Playbill