Tickets are on sale for the family-friendly holiday tradition The Nutcracker at the Cobble Hill Ballet, the Brooklyn Ballet and a few other theaters for children 3 years and up.

Cobble Hill Ballet Nutcracker – Ages 3+

Nutcracker performances by the Cobble Hill Ballet will take place at the Kumble Theater in Downtown Brooklyn on December 14 and 15. Children 3 to 12 years of age will require their own individual ticket. Any child below 3 years of age will not require a ticket, however they may not occupy their own seat. Tickets starting at $12 here.

The Brooklyn Nutcracker – Ages 5+

A re-imagined holiday classic, The Brooklyn Nutcracker fuses ballet, hip-hop and a myriad of world dance genres to create a new tradition for today’s audience. Nutcracker performances by the Brooklyn Ballet will take place at the Kings Theater on December 14. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Tickets starting at $30 here.

New York Theater Ballet Nutcracker – Ages 3+

A one-hour ballet perfect for ages 3 & beyond! From clockwork imps to a luminous owl that flies above the audience, mice dressed in polka dots and dancers dancing with huge chopsticks, this timeless, re-imagined classic bursts with energy and excitement. December 2 and 3 at Brookfield Place in Manhattan, free performances – first come first serve. Find out more here. December 13, 14 and 15 at the Florence Gould Hall in Manhattan. Tickets starting at $16 here.

My First Nutcracker – Ages 3 to 8

Join Clara and the Prince as they travel to a magical kingdom filled with delicious treats, dancing flowers and a pesky mouse king in this holiday classic reimagined for your youngest theatergoers! November 23 to December 22. Performances will take place at Theatre Row at 410 West 42nd Street in Manhattan. Tickets starting at $32 here.

Main photo: Cobble Hill Ballet