Student Performances

Student Performances

The Toledo Ballet invites students, parents, and teachers to step outside of the classroom and experience the magic of live dance. Attend one or both of our special, daytime student performances. Please note, this production is geared for students in 3rd through 6th grades, and various organizations.

The Nutcracker: Student Performance - SOLD OUT

Friday, December 13, 2019
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Stranahan Theater

Toledo Ballet’s Nutcracker comes to life with exquisite dancing, breathtaking scenery, and Tchaikovsky’s beloved score performed live by the Toledo Symphony.

When midnight strikes on a chilly, frost-dusted Christmas Eve, Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker Prince are whisked away to a magical world of toy soldiers, mice, dancing snowflakes, and a Sugar Plum Fairy in the dazzling Land of Sweets. From the first sounds of the symphony tuning up to the dancers' grand finale, Toledo Ballet’s 79th Annual The Nutcracker is an experience you won’t soon forget! 

Peter and The Wolf: Student Performance

Friday, May 1, 2020 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Valentine Theatre

Prokofiev’s timeless tale of a boy and his animal friends’ bravery comes to life! Dancers from Toledo Ballet join the TSO to tell the story of this classic musical fable.

Make Your Reservation

Registration for Toledo Ballet Student Performances opens Thursday, September 18. All tickets are $7.50. Please follow the appropriate instructions below to reserve and order your tickets:

Public and Private School Groups

  1. Fill out the LINK to place your reservation. 
  2. An invoice will be sent to you via email.
  3. Payment is due by April 10 for Peter and The Wolf.
  4. You will receive an email the week of the performance with more information.

Homeschool Families and Groups

Please call the Toledo Symphony Box Office at 419-246-8000 to purchase your tickets with a credit card. Alternatively, click here for the order form. Return the order form and payment by mail. Check or credit card payment is due at the time of reservation.

If someone in your party will require special seating assistance, please make sure to indicate on your reservation.

Questions regarding payment or seating may be sent to Kalindi Bellach at

Prepare for Your Visit

  1. Please plan to arrive 30 minutes before the performance.
  2. Seating information will be emailed to you the week of the performance. **If you have special seating requests/requirements, please email Kalindi Bellach at or simply reply to this email.
  3. The Toledo Ballet is not responsible for providing transportation to the performance. Please park all vehicles in designated areas.
  4. Please observe all rules of the theater.
  5. Teachers, chaperones, and parents are responsible for supervision of their students at all times.
  6. Any recording, photography, broadcasting, or transmission of the performance is strictly prohibited unless prior consent is granted by the Toledo Ballet, Toledo Symphony, and/or unions who are represented by and associated with this production.


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