Updated November 28, 2020
The Boston Ballet cancelled all live performances of The Nutcracker for the 2020 season, but all is not lost for fans of this holiday tradition.
A brand new one-hour production will be broadcast on two Boston television stations and Telemundo on Thanksgiving weekend and in early December.
Here’s the broadcast schedule in Eastern time:
- NBC10 Boston at 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 28, and Friday, December 25
- New England Cable News (NECN) at 7 p.m. on Sunday, November 29, and Saturday, December 12
- Telemundo on Saturday, December 5, at 11 a.m. and Friday, December 25, at 5 p.m.
You can also stream the performance for free from November 30 until January 2 at the Boston Ballet’s website. Check for updates at the Boston Ballet’s Nutcracker page.