RMHUC & the Nutcracker

December 9, 2023,

4:45pm Mt for Pre-Performance Reception

6:30pm mt Performance


An event for the whole family!

Meet Performers and Colorado Conservatory of Dance Executive Director, Leslie Castañuela Barnes AB'85.


Saturday December 9, 2023

4:45 Pre-performance reception

Meet performers and Executive Director Leslie Castañuela Barnes AB'85.

Light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages provided (alcohol cannot be served at the facility). CCD gift shop will also be open

6:30 PM Performance


Performing Arts Complex at Pinnacle Charter School
1001 W. 84th Ave (SW corner of Huron & 84th Ave)
Denver, CO 80260


RMHUC block of tickets: $49.50 per person (includes pre-performance reception)

For any questions about this event, please contact our event Chair, Chris Miller AB'88 at Chris Miller Email

Tickets for the RMHUC block will be available until December 4, 2023

After December 4, 2023: https://ccdance.org/


Colorado Conservatory of Dance (CCD) presents a full-length production of Denver Metro’s family favorite ballet, The Nutcracker.

The CCD production of The Nutcracker ballet, presented yearly since 1993, boasts gorgeous sets and costumes, stunning choreography, and professional guest artists. Step into a world of enchantment and wonder as CCD presents The Nutcracker like you’ve never seen before. Join us as our talented dancers bring this timeless holiday classic to life with grace, precision, and artistry

Featuring Boston Ballet Guest Artists

Chisako Oga, Principal
Daniel Durrett, Second Soloist

and CCD students of all ages

About The Nutcracker:
Step into the enchanting world of The Nutcracker, a timeless ballet that weaves a tale of magic, dreams, and holiday wonder. Set to Tchaikovsky’s iconic score, this beloved production follows the journey of young Clara as her Nutcracker doll comes to life and whisks her away to a whimsical realm.

Amidst swirling snowflakes and twirling flowers, Clara encounters the Sugar Plum Fairy, the dashing Cavalier, and a cast of enchanting characters in the Land of Sweets. From the enchanting Waltz of the Snowflakes to the spirited Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, each dance of The Nutcracker captures the essence of the season and celebrates the joy of imagination.


 For information about the CCD please navigate to the CCD Website