Buy early for best seats!

With affordable tickets priced to include the whole family, our best seats are sure to go fast!
Last year's production sold out well before opening night.

Please note: All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket to enter the theatre.  
Lap passes are not available for The San Jose Nutcracker and for My Very First Nutcracker.

Choose The San Jose Nutcracker Tickets or
My Very First Nutcracker Tickets below to buy online.

To order by phone call 408. 924.8501 for the Hammer Theatre Box Office. 

The San Jose Nutcracker is a full-length two hour performances suitable for the entire family including live accompaniment by the New Ballet Orchestra.

My Very First Nutcracker is a one-act presentation with reduced prices suitable for our youngest audiences performed to recorded music.


Premium seating provides your family with exclusive extras, including the best seats in the house and access to our hosted VIP lounge. Take photos with characters from the production and enjoy treats for the whole family, including complimentary wine and soft drinks, as well as hot cocoa and cookies for kids of all ages, in a private VIP Lounge.

Make a magical ballet your family's newest holiday tradition!