Marat Daukayev The Nutcracker

Date and Time

Saturday, December 10, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, December 11, 2022 (All day)


Acclaimed former Kirov Ballet star Marat Daukayev returns to the Luckman with his cast of 130+ dancers performing this holiday classic. Set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, Daukayev performs the role of Drosselmeyer alongside an ensemble of classically trained dancers aged 3-21 — all from his prestigious eponymous school of ballet. Marat Daukayev has been presenting the Christmas favorite at the Luckman for over a decade — the mounting of which is the subject of Serene Dillman’s documentary “Getting to the Nutcracker.”

Show Dates & Times:

Saturday, December 10 at 2 p.m.

Saturday, December 10 at 7 p.m.

Sunday, December 11 at 11:30 a.m.

Sunday, December 11 at 4:30 p.m.


Luckman Theatre


Contact Information

(323) 343-6600
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