This holiday season do not miss the premier of BalletMet’s production of The Nutcracker at the Detroit Opera House. This wonderful holiday tradition has it all… Toy soldiers, sugar plum fairies, a handsome prince, and much, much more. All of this is set to Tchaikovsky’s beautiful and powerful score performed by the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra. Cuddle up with your loved ones and enjoy this timeless holiday classic. In addition to the performance, there will be other family activities to enjoy. Santa and the Nutcracker will be available for photos, so don’t forget to bring your camera and smiles! There will also be face painting, a Sugar Plum Parade and live reindeer. The Nutcracker will run from November 25-27, 2011 and tickets range from $31-$61. For more information, show times or to purchase tickets, please visit www.michiganopera.org.