The Ballet Etudes Company Announces a Sensory-Friendly Version of our Nutcracker for the Special Needs Community

Saturday - December 16, 2017 at 11am at the Westport Country Playhouse.

This adapted performance for the special needs community will run for approximately 45 minutes without intermission. Care has been taken to adapt The Nutcracker for this special performance.  Our hope is that the beautiful music, joyful dance and colorful costumes of The Nutcracker will be a wonderful holiday treat for a very special audience who may not yet have had the opportunity to enjoy this timeless classic.

Tickets for this performance are complimentary but space is limited. Please email for reservations. 


Ballet Etudes Company announces 2017 production of The Nutcracker

Tickets on sale Now

Ballet Etudes Company returns to the Westport Country Playhouse with their time honored production of The Nutcracker. 

This year’s performance promises to deliver its usual magic with a cast of more than 100 dancers including guest artists from New York City Ballet and members of the Ballet Etudes Company. Set to the music by Tchaikovsky, this seminal favorite ushers in the holiday season with nostalgic familiarity. Extraordinary sets, costumes and lighting design on the intimate stage of the Westport Country Playhouse makes this production a special family experience in the heart of Fairfield County.

Saturday, December 9th 1:00 & 4:00PM

Sunday, December 10th 1:00 & 4:00PM

Saturday, December 16th 1:00 & 4:00PM

Tickets on sale now through the Westport Country Playhouse

For information on student matinees and performance on Saturday, December 16th for the special needs community please email

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