See “The Nutcracker” LIVE

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – The Pioneer Valley Ballet is celebrating “The Nutcracker” and you can enjoy a live performance this weekend. Martha Portrala and Thomas Vacanti, from the Pioneer Valley Ballet, shared more about their upcoming performance.

The Pioneer Vallet Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker”

December 9TH – 11TH
Friday at 4PM and 7:30PM
Saturday & Sunday at 1PM and 4:30PM

Academy of Music Theatre
274 Main Street, Northampton

For tickets call (413) 584-9032 x105 or visit

A must-see holiday tradition for many local families, the performance includes lavish costumes and sets, a cast filled with young local talent, community members from age 6 to 60, superb professional dancers from the Carolina Ballet, and brilliant choreography set to Tchaikovsky’s immortal score.