December 16 & 17

Come enjoy Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic, “The Nutcracker,” performed by the American Youth Ballet. Don’t miss the magic and tradition. A 40-foot growing tree, snow falling on stage, and a live orchestra highlight this Overland Park tradition. For tickets, call the Carlsen Center Box Office at 913.469.4445. 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday.