Nut Remix

The Uniquely Memphis Celebration of a Holiday Classic!

2020 Dates To Be Announced

Every holiday season Nut Remix delights Memphis’ audiences with a modern reinvention of Tchaikovsky’s classic Nutcracker, set on Beale Street. Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Flamenco, Memphis Jookin, West African dance, and more create a magical world of movement and music that you’ll never forget!

200+ cast members, 90% of whom are student artists, perform alongside The Memphis Symphony Orchestra and Big Band as well as live Flamenco musicians and African drummers. Unless you’ve seen Nut Remix, you’ve never seen a show like this! This performance is the uniquely Memphis celebration of a holiday classic! The New York Times named Nut Remix one of the three most innovative “Nutcrackers” in America!


Nut Remix is presented by Nike and sponsored by Edge Motor Museum and Madison Pharmacy with additional support from ArtsMemphisThe National Endowment for the Arts, and Tennessee Arts Commission.

Are you a School Principal or Teacher?

Would you like to book a virtual school performance of Nut Remix? Learn more HERE!

Are you an ArtsAccess cardholder?

ArtsAccess cardholders can reserve up to 4 free tickets to New Ballet's Nut Remix by calling 901.726.9225 during business hours Mon-Thurs. 

You must provide your ArtsAccess card number to reserve tickets. Tickets are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserved tickets are guaranteed up to 20 minutes prior to showtime on the day of the performance. Present your ArtsAccess card to pick up tickets at Will Call on the day of the performance. New Ballet reserves the right to check your ID and ArtsAccess card.

ArtsAccess is available to those who are EBT cardholders, TennCare patients, Church Health patients, Military personnel and their immediate families, Seniors age 65+ on a fixed income, and individuals with disabilities. Apply for ArtsAccess at the ArtsMemphis Main Office located at 575 S Mendenhall, Memphis, TN 38117 or at any of the 18 Memphis Public Library branches located throughout Memphis and surrounding areas, to see a full list of locations visit

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