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“The Nutcracker,” performed by the Renowned Joffrey Ballet School + opportunity to visit SANTA

December 18, 2022, 3:30 pm5:30 pm.

LaGuardia Community College/CUNY presents “The Nutcracker,” a holiday tradition for Western Queens. The Joffrey Ballet School’s special production of “The Nutcracker” is tailored for school-aged children and families (run-time: 1 hr). Then, Santa will be available for photos in his magical winter toyland.

WHAT: “The Nutcracker” (run time: 1 hour) performed by the Joffrey Ballet School, followed by an opportunity to meet and have photos taken with Santa in his magical Toyland

WHERE: The LaGuardia Performing Arts Center at LaGuardia Community College (31-10 Thomson Ave., Long Island City, NY 11101)—guests are invited to enter via the Performing Arts entrance on Van Dam St. near the corner of 47th Ave.

WHEN: Sunday, December 18, 2022, at 3:30 p.m.


VISITOR POLICY: Before entering the theater, visitors will need to provide identification and proof of full vaccination with an FDA authorized vaccine or a negative PCR test given within 7 days of the performance. Children age 5 and under are not required to have a PCR test. Masks are strongly encouraged.

LaGuardia Community College (LAGCC), located in Long Island City, Queens, educates thousands of New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. LaGuardia is a national voice on behalf of community colleges, where half of all U.S. college students study. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY), the College reflects the legacy of our namesake, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, the former NYC mayor beloved for his championing the underserved. Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs regularly become national models for pushing boundaries to give people of all backgrounds access to a high quality, affordable college education.


31-10 Thomson Ave. (enter on Van Dam St. & 47th Ave.)
Long Island City, 11101