Eden Prairie Performing Arts Center, 17185 Valley View Road

Enjoy the holiday season with the Twin Cities authentic Russian classical version of The Nutcracker. Set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, the performance is faithful to the original Marius Petipa choreography. Performed by Minnesota Ballet Theatre, performances are Friday, Dec, 13, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. MNBalletTheatre.org