November 24 – December 30: For the first time outside of its original location, Bob Baker’s adaptation of the ballet classic and one of Bob Baker Marionette Theater’s most beloved shows since it’s opening in 1969, the imagination dwells in a space specially outfitted for optimal holiday and puppetry joy. Allow over 100 handcrafted puppets to take you on an adventure through the wizardry of strings and into the enchanted world of the fantastic Nutcracker. Show days vary, check website for details. Day time shows only. $20; under 2, free.
39 S. El Molino Avenue, Pasadena Playhouse