Ballet Etudes Company is bringing its production of “The Nutcracker” back to the Westport Country Playhouse.

Tickets are on sale now for the production, which will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 5, Sunday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 12. Performances are at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.

This year’s performance features a cast of more than 90 dancers — including guest artists from New York City Ballet, members of the Ballet Etudes Company and students of The Studio Ballet School @ Ballet Etudes. Among the performers are Darien dancers Taylor DeVito, Anastassia Grytsenko and Claire Batchelor.

The production’s costumes are from the collection of American Ballet Theatre and sets are designed by Leo Meyer.

“Our aspiration is to offer an exceptional production capturing the beauty of both the ballet and the season. Ballet Etudes is proud to bring local students and professionals back to the Westport Country Playhouse to celebrate this holiday tradition” said Nanette Vallas, Director, Ballet Etudes Company and The Studio Ballet School @ Ballet Etudes.

For tickets and more information, call the Westport Playhouse box office at 203-227-4177