The Central Ohio Youth Ballet production of "The Nutcracker" will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27, at the Midland Theatre, 36 N. Park Place, Newark.

The Central Ohio Youth Ballet production of "The Nutcracker" will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27, at the Midland Theatre, 36 N. Park Place, Newark.

Dancers from ages 8 to 18, plus a few adults, compose a cast of 64, telling the classic story of Clara and her magical Nutcracker Prince.

Among the dancers in this year's production are Nari Oliver of Westerville, and as one of two performers sharing the role of the Nutcracker Prince, his brother, Aiden Smith-Fields, a student at Otterbein.

Tickets are available at midlandtheatre.org or by calling 740-345-5483.