American Ballet Theatre's 'The Nutcracker' - BAM
Hours: Show times vary; see the website for a full schedule
30 Lafayette Avenue - 718-636-4100
Description: The renowned American Ballet Theatre serve up the toy soldiers, sparkling snowflakes, and those mischievous mice in this yearly reprisal of winter enchantment. A live orchestra and superb costumery and production make this one of NYC's best Nutcracker performances.