1131 E. 57th St.
The Nutcracker. Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St. 7 p.m. Tickets $10 to $40. The Hyde Park School of Dance open its annual production of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet, and this year’s performance will include new hip-hop choreography of the battle scene. Dec. 14 performances are at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., and the Dec. 15 performance is at 2 p.m.