Look. Feel. Reminisce.

Newark’s oldest dance company, Delaware Dance Company, is bringing its Nutcracker ballet back to Newark!  On December 13 and 14, 2014, DDC’s unique version of the nation’s most popular ballet will be performed at Mitchell Hall on the University of Delaware campus.  Saturday, 12/13 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm and Sunday, 12/14 at 2:00pm, this intimate theatre will come alive with DDC’s beautiful and engaging production.

Tickets are available in person, by phone and  by on-line request.  All phone and on-line orders will incur service fee of $3 per order.  The Box Office at the DDC studios at 168 S Main St in Newark will be open Mon-Fri from 4p to 8p and on Saturdays from 10a to 4p.  To order by phone, please call 302-738-2023 during the listed hours or leave a message for a return call.  On-line requests may be made using the form below. Prices are $25 for main floor, $20 for central balcony and $15 for side balcony, obstructed view.  Tickets for children 10 yrs and younger and for seniors 65 yrs and older are available for $5 off the listed prices. Performances are expected to sell out, early purchase of tickets is strongly suggested.

Look. Feel. Reminisce.

Join us for our 31st annual production of this time honored family favorite, DDC’s The Nutcracker!

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Patrons who were unable to attend our snow delayed performance in 2013, CLICK HERE.

To See Mitchell Hall Ticket Pricing          CLICK HERE.

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  • Adult
    Main floor: $25
    Balcony: $20
    Obstructed view (side balcony): $15

    Child (10 yrs and younger) and Senior (65 yrs +)
    Main floor: $20
    Balcony: $15
    Obstructed view (side balcony): $10

  • There is a $3.00 service charge on all on-line requests.

    After your request is submitted, you will receive an invoice from PayPal within 48 hrs. The details of the invoice will list the seats assigned for the order. You must pay the invoice within 48 hrs of receipt or the listed seats will be released. If you supplied a phone number, you will receive a curtesy call before your invoice is cancelled.



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Look. Feel. Reminisce.









Cast Information:

Rehearsal Schedule  - Updated 11/19

Tech Week Schedule 

Nutcracker Notes

DSM Photo Form

Picture Day



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