Columbia Dance presents The Nutcracker Dec. 15 – 18

Columbia Dance brings the beloved holiday classic The Nutcracker to the stage with Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, stunning costumes, and thrilling choreography. Over 70 local dancers present the story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they set out on a magical journey. This production, now in its 20th season, is appropriate for audience members of all ages.

Six performances will be given, in the Royal Durst Theatre, located on the campus of the Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, 3101 Main St. Show times are Friday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 16 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 17 at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.; and Monday, Dec. 18 at 1 p.m.

Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for seniors and students, $10 for children ages 12 and under. To learn more and purchase tickets, visit