The Nutcracker with Gateway Chamber Orchestra

780 Marion Street, Clarksville, TN 37040

December 9, 2023


Witness the transformation of a beloved holiday tradition as it is tailored for the community! Join the GCO as they present THE NUTCRACKER, a captivating medley of Tchaikovsky's original score, Duke Ellington's jazz rendition, and vibrant salsa-inspired variations, redefining the essence of this seasonal favorite. Immerse yourself in a unique spectacle, where the orchestra and jazz band, accompanied by talented guest artists from three great American ballet companies, bring the music to life on stage. This season, prepare to be enthralled by an exhilarating new section of music and choreography commissioned exclusively for this event. Don't miss this sensational fusion of music and movement that will transport you to the heart of 'The Nutcracker' like never before!

Following the Sunday performance, join the GCO for the SUGAR PLUM PARTY! Come meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and her friends on stage immediately following the 3:00 pm performance of The Nutcracker. Guests have the opportunity to take a photo with some of our guest artists, as well as receive a small gift and treat.

Tickets to SUGAR PLUM PARTY (only following Sunday performance) are available here: