• Dec 18, 2017 marks the 125th ANNIVERSARY of this beloved classical ballet!

    Originally premiered at the Imperial Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia 1892, over time The Nutcracker has become a holiday tradition, not only in Europe but also in the USA. To honor the anniversary, OBT presents The Nutcracker with NEW Act I sets, designed by Phillip Lienau, this December. Choreographed by artistic directors Mara Vinson & Oleg Gorboulev, The Nutcracker remains the most popular production in OBT’s repertoire.

    HELP US bring NEW sets to life! $125 for 125 CAMPAIGN
    In honor of the 125th Anniversary of The Nutcracker, please consider taking part in the $125 for 125 Campaign! Our goal is to have 125 people donate $125. Your tax-deductible gift will help offset production costs and enable us to premiere a fresh new look for our beloved production. To make a gift please call 425-774-7570 or HERE

    Thank you for supporting new Nutcracker sets!

    The following generous patrons have given to OBT’s $125 for 125 campaign, to offset construction costs for all-new sets for The Nutcracker:

    Deanna & David Allaway
    Amber & Jeff Anderson
    Somchai Asawadilokchai
    Michael & Gabrielle Braley
    Jason Burke & Nicole Heim
    Steve Calandrillo & Chryssa Deliganis
    Cynthia Calderon
    Ruben & Sara Carbajal
    Keith Christian
    Graham & Lela Dogan
    William Ellis
    Laura Ford
    Stephanie & Matthew Gregorich
    Debbie Hanks
    Jamie & Seth Hartung
    Nancy & Paul Hawkes
    Karen & Alan Herr
    Violet Juzon
    Deann Leoni & Pat Averbeck
    Level 7
    Kiarash Kojouri & Farnaz Ghanaat-Kojouri
    Maria Marmer
    Eeva & Jeffery McFeely
    Anna McGlothlin
    Keenan & Lisa Muzzy
    Melissa Neff
    Dat Nguyen & Shu-Yen Mao
    Olympic Ballet School Level 6.2 Students
    Teofilo & Emelyn Pobre
    William Rawls
    Leslie & Corey Rinehimer
    Eleanor Roemer
    Lynn & Mark Roodhouse
    April & Brian Sargent
    Seabold Montessori Preschool
    Gregory Smith & Lisa Haugen
    Eric & Yukie Spicer
    Robin & Coleen Stocking
    Michael & Olivia Wright

Choose form 12 performances, including 4 School & Group Matinees*!



Perfect for kids and adults of all ages, the shows are $8 per ticket for groups of 20 or more. You don’t need to be affiliated with a school to get tickets to this fun kid friendly event!

Included in this production is The Introduction to the Magic of Theatre, where audience members view a special behind the scenes demonstration of Scenery, Lighting, Costumes, Props, and Ballet Technique! Performances are one hour and are presented in their entirety.

School show reservation form

For more information or ticketing assistance with School Group Performances please call (425)774-7570.