Pacific Ballet Academy presents “The Nutcracker” Friday through Sunday at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.
This marks the academy’s 23rd annual production of the holiday classic. The story centers on young Clara, who joins family and friends at a Christmas party at which her beloved godfather, Herr Drosselmeyer, presents her with the Nutcracker.
Based in Mountain View, Pacific Ballet offers graded classes ranging from pre-ballet to pre-professional training. The academy emphasizes the principles of Russian ballet.
“Nutcracker” performances are scheduled 1 and 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 12:30 and 4 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $26-$30.
For advance tickets and more information, call 903-6000 or visit mvcpa.com.
For more information on the academy, visit pacificballet.org.