The El Paso Youth Ballet will be putting its spin on the classic ballet The Nutcracker the first weekend of December.

Journey through an enchanted winter wonderland with the aspiring young dancers as they perform their annual production of the world’s best-known ballet at UTEP’s Magoffin Auditorium Friday, December 6, through Sunday, December 8. And this year they'll be performing it alongside a live, full orchestra.

The local production will feature gorgeous sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s magical score which includes the beloved Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy.

Performances:

Friday, Dec. 6 @ 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 7 @ 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 8 @ 2:30 p.m.

Where:

Magoffin Auditorium on the UTEP campus

Tickets:

$20 - $35 plus taxes and fees can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com or the UTEP Ticket Center.