The Nutcracker A Tale from the Bayou

december, 2018

This is a repeating event

15dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker A Tale from the BayouA holiday classic

Event Details

The Nutcracker, A Tale from the Bayou


December 15th, 2018, 2:00 and 6:00pm

December 16th, 2018, 2:00 and 6:00 pm

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s holiday classic enters a new realm as it makes its debut on the stage of the Raising Cane’s River Center Arena.  Bringing together internationally acclaimed guest artists, local children, professional and pre-professional performers, and the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, The Nutcracker, A Tale from the Bayou, is sure to delight audiences with its lavish choreography and costumes and creative new twists.   



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Purchase tickets:

  • Online at Ticketmaster*

  • Over the phone at 225.766.8379

  • In person at the Raising Cane’s River Center box office

No photography, video, tablet or cell phone usage allowed in the theatre during the performance.

Nutcracker Children’s Cast List: Pages: Sarah Graham, Irelynn Harris, Marion Hetzler, Mazie Landry, Charlotte Martin, Sinclair Prescott, Sarah Wilson, Madeline Worley. Chefs and Cooks: Marc Acosta, Ava Allums, Clare Appleby, Chelsea Bellony-Ho-A-Sim, Isabella Bernard, Amelie Blanchard, Madelyn Chatelain, Camille Coco, Claire Connor, Kailey Connor, Amelie France, Anna Maria Griffin, Jordan Harvey, Torrie Hedges, Julia Johnson, Inara Johnson, Gabrielle LeBlanc, Addie Claire Louviere, Gabriella O’Neal, Makayla O’Neal, Emmaline Ritter, Maraina Scott, Emory Sizemore, Ellianna Spears, Presley Womack.  Lambs:  Annalise Anderson, Coraline Ashcraft, Kathryn Carby, Gabriella Bautista, Madison Crothers, Mary Michael Delahaye, Anna-Katherine Dixon, Sarah Grose, Sarah Harvey, Ally Haynes, Hailey Hurst, Hadley Jackson, Carsyn Jeffers, Lyric Landry, Arielle Larroquette, Reese Ledoux, Kya Marks, Gwendolyn McDermott, Alexandria Messer, Elia Nassif, Avery Grace O’Neal, Anna Catherine Oubre,  Zoey Pearson, Eugenie Peters, Jane Rispone, Shaunnessy Rose, Elinoah Schellack, Natasha Tatsas, Elizabeth Trotter, Lola Truesdale, Anna Tsolakis, Avery Vaughn, Monica Walker, Lauraelis Williams, Berklee Zanders.  Mice:  Phoebe Darryl Adams, Daisy Baio, Mia Barfield, Amelia Brown, Emily Chen, Emma Chustz, Gaby Gallardo, Ava Ghassemi, Calla Graves, Angelle Higgins, India Kirkland, Lillian Murphy, Gretchen Payne, Wesley Bailey Porter, Hailey Pourciau, Izzy Stelly, Alli Welch, Briannah Ziehm.  Soldiers:  Lila Grace Badeaux, Nya Brazier, Hanna Harris, Hannah Jung, Hannah Landry, Lilly Manson, Hannah Sanchez, Regan Scoby, Rylie Scoby, Rachel Stanger, Allysa Wagenecht, Wilhelmina Wilson.  Cherubs: Elizabeth Acosta, Morgan Adams, Elyse Armstrong, Bella Jay Bickley, Eliza Bodin, Olivia Boudreaux, Caroline Bourgeois, Savannah Connolly, Piper Creel, Domenica Giaime, Peyton Guillory, Lily Ingalls, Zenani Jackson, Mary Elizabeth Kleinpeter, Vivienne Leachman, Nicole LeBourgeois , Anadele Lagarde, Guidry Manne’, Juliana Martin, Phoebe Martin, Sheila McCrory, Grace Noel, Josie Oberle, Alex Ours, Addison Mai Pham, Bailey Poche’, Ava Randolph, Phoebe Robillard, Cecilia Rumfola, Agatha Schellack, Campbell Scott, Kamy Spann, Aubrey Smith, Annadele Toups.  Angels:  Nya Brazier, Delfin Duruk, Hannah Jung, Evan Marie MacMorran, Hailey Parker, Hanna Ray. Bon Bons:  Mia Barfield, Emily Chen, Delfin Duruk, Calla Graves, Kate Harris, Hannah Jung, Ashlyn Lee, Isabelle Lieux, Evan Marie MacMorran, Audrey Ours, Hailey Parker, Hanna Ray, Victoria Anne Sharp, Sophia St. Martin, Kaylin Taffaro.  Party Boys: Thomas Aulet, Kelley Comeaux, Mason Harris, Zion Johnson, Ian Lewis, Major Matassa, Holden Martin, Chase Slaby, Owen Willaman, Oscar Worrell.  Party Girls:  Sidda Bayard, Elliana Chaney, Kynadi Crain, Helen Crouse, Claire England, Ella Farmer, Grace Hoffpauir, Alexis Ingalls, Adriana Jarreau, Ali Kibbe, Samantha LeBlanc, Chloe Massey, Ella Grace Normand, Alanna Piper, Brynnan Self, Ashley Weems.  Clara:  Ivy Jiang, Elise Jurkovic, Jennifer Lin, AnnaWhite.


Convenient hotel accommodations

Out of town guests  or local patrons looking to enjoy downtown Baton Rouge during the Christmas season will appreciate the convenience and special pricing of staying at the nearby and newly opened Courtyard by Marriott Downtown at 260 Third street!  Walk to the performance and avoid the hassle of event parking!


Get your special Nutcracker hotel rate here!



Many thanks to the Courtyard by Marriott as our hotel sponsor for the entire 2018-19 season.  Please remember to support our generous sponsors!

Raising Cane's River Center Arena275 S. River Road, Baton Rouge


(Saturday) 2:00 pm CST


Raising Cane's River Center Arena

275 S. River Road, Baton Rouge

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

december 15, 2018 2:00 pm


Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre