Saturday, Dec. 12, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 13, 11 a.m.
Disappointed that they can’t travel to visit their favorite uncle for the holidays this year, Clara and Fritz dream up their own adventures on board The Nutcracker Express filled with exotic destinations and surprise guests in this part comedy musical, part dance-it-yourself ballet, and part symphonic concert presentation. All ages. Free ($15 suggested donation), 415-978-2787, dancealongnutcracker.org