The Tucson Regional Ballet performs A Southwest Nutcracker
with accompaniment by the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 15; and 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 16. $28 to $38 includes $4 processing fee. This original, full-length ballet translates the traditional Nucracker to Tucson in the 1880s, including a battle between coyotes and the U.S. Cavalry. Call 885-0862, or visit tucsonregionalballet.org
for tickets and more information..