The Nutcracker will grace the stage of the Amoss Center in Bel Air as Harford Dance Theatre presents the holiday production on December 8 at 7 PM and December 9 &10 at 12 and 4 PM.

Ring in the new season with a holiday classic and take a magical journey with Clara to the Land of the Sweets. With magnificent scenery, gorgeous costumes, and exquisite dancing, The Nutcracker is a holiday feast for young and old alike.

Tickets are $10-$20 at, the HCC Ticket Office in the Chesapeake Center, or 443-412-2211. (Special Opportunity for Matinee Performances Only: Purchase a Magic Circle ticket for a preferred seat, meet and greet after the show with a photo opportunity, and a special treat.)

All venues are accessible to individuals with disabilities. Patrons requiring special seating arrangements may purchase accessible seating online at or by calling the HCC Ticket Office at 443-412-2211. Assisted listening system headsets are available in the Chesapeake Theater and the Amoss Center.

HCC is a proud contributor to the Empty Stocking Fund and invites our patrons to bring a donation of a new and unwrapped children’s gift to this special holiday performance. These gifts will help give a magical holiday to less fortunate children in Harford County and put a smile on the face of a child this holiday season.

The HCC Special Events & Performances Calendar is made possible by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency funded by the State of Maryland and the National Endowment for the Arts; grants from the Maryland State Arts Council through the Harford County Cultural Arts Board; grants from other federal and state agencies; corporate and individual contributions; and contributions from the Harford Community College Foundation, Inc.

The Nutcracker is part of the BGE Family Series.