Leap into the holiday season with the most beloved ballet of all time: The Nutcracker! Share the magic and rekindle the tradition – or start a new one – as the Grand Rapids Ballet Company returns to bring this timeless classic to life. Experience the magic of the dazzling sets, costumes and choreography combined with the MSO performing Tchaikovsky’s timeless score for an enchanting performance the whole family will enjoy. Nov 30, 2012, 7:30pm; Dec 1, 2012, 3pm; Dec 1, 2012, 8pm; Dec 2, 2012, 3 pm. Tickets available starting August 13, 2012. Call (800) 523-7649 or (989) 631-5930.