Premier Ballroom Dance: Highlight of the Year, Nov. 24, 7-11:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Greek Church Community Center, 4070 Park Ave., Bridgeport. Professional dancers Marat Gimaev and Alina Baysuk will perform at 9 p.m. Black tie attire recommended. Tickets $20. Info: call 203-374-7308.

Danbury Music Centre’s Nutcracker Ballet, Dec. 7-9, Danbury High School, 43 Clapboard Ridge Rd., Danbury. Tickets $10-$35. Info: danburymusiccentre.org.

The Nutcracker, Dec. 15-16, 1 and 5 p.m., Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. Tickets $40-$75. Info: palacestamford.org.

Norwalk Metropolitan Youth Ballet: The Nutcracker, Dec. 15, 1 and 6 p.m., Quick Center, 1073 North Benson Rd., Fairfield. Tickets $35-$45. Info: nmyb.org.

New England Ballet: The Nutcracker, Dec. 15, noon and 5 p.m., Dec. 16, 1 p.m., The Klein, 910 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. Tickets $20-$50. Info: theklein.org.