Dinner, Ballet and Deck the Hall

December 6, December 7, 2023 [sold out]
Featuring The Little Nutcracker presented by Cleveland Ballet
  • 5 -6 pm plated dinner. Seating begins at 4:50pm
  • 6-7 pm ballet performance of The Little Nutcracker
  • 7 pm Deck the Hall


Dinner, Ballet & Deck the Hall is a great way to celebrate the holidays in grand style! The evening includes a served plated dinner, your choice of alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage, the featured Cleveland Ballet holiday performance and a Deck the Hall self-guided tour. 

Experience the magical splendor of Cleveland Ballet’s most enchanting holiday tradition, The Little Nutcracker, with famous and spectacular dances that capture the heart of childhood and whimsical dreams in this production. From the magical snowflakes, to the regal elegance of the Queen and King, Cleveland Ballet is proud to showcase a world of fantasy, adventure, and love in this special edition of The Nutcracker.

Dinner Menu

- Mixed greens with poached pear, candied walnuts, goat cheese dried cranberries with Champagne vinaigrette
- Stuffed chicken breast with boursin cheese, spinach & sundried tomatoes with white wine cream sauce; green beans with lemon butter and bourbon & brown sugar sweet potatoes
- Fresh soft dinner rolls and butter
- Dessert: chocolate mousse with raspberries and whipped cream
- Coffee & tea, hot chocolate with whipped cream and chocolate shavings

Vegetarian/Vegan Options (by special request):
Stuffed portabella mushroom cap with risotto, sauteed spinach, sun-dried tomatoes and kalamata olives; green beans with lemon butter, bourbon & brown sugar sweat potatoes, vegan brownies
Children's Menu (by special request):
Hand-breaded chicken tenders with ketchup and ranch dressing, macaroni & cheese, fresh fruit cup

Questions? Email rentals@stanhywet.org


Photo credits:  Susan Bestul Photography and New Image Photography

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