“The Nutcracker Ball”
By South Florida Ballet Theater
6 p.m. Dec. 9 at Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale
Tickets $100 for adults, $50 for children at 954-929-4601
By Moscow Classical Ballet
8 p.m. Dec. 13-15 and 2 p.m. matinee Dec. 15 at Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach
Tickets $25-$68 at Kravis.org
By What If Works, Inc.
Local theater company What If Works re-imagines the E.T.A. Hoffman story with a string quartet, three actors, four dancers and a chorus of middle schoolers from Dade County at various locales in Miami (each performance is a fundraiser for a local charity).
“The Nutcracker” featuring the WiW String Quartet
7 p.m. Dec. 8 at Miami Dade College, Homestead, 305-237-5223, Free
7 p.m. Dec. 9 at Coral Gables Congregational Church, 305-646-7134, $10 general admission; Free for children under the age of 12
7 p.m. Dec. 13 at Roxy Performing Arts Center, Miami, 305-226-0030, PRICES NOT KNOWN
7 p.m. Dec. 14 at Pinecrest Gardens, 305-669-6990, $10 general admission, $5 for children under the age of 10