See if Barnaby, Santa's littlest elf, can save Christmas. Photo courtesy of Theatre Three
See if Barnaby, Santa's littlest elf, can save Christmas. Photo courtesy of Theatre Three

Nutcracker and Other 2019 Holiday Shows for Kids on Long Island

Ring in the holiday season by taking in a theatrical performance or two. Kids of all ages will enjoy the magic of music, storytelling, and dance in a classic performance of The Nutcracker or one of the many other holiday shows hitting Long Island stages this season.

Here are some amazing holiday shows for families on Long Island in 2019. Be sure to check out our events calendar for more holiday family fun.

This post is updated annually.


Long Island Children's Museum
11 Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY 11530

Landmark on Main Street Jeanne Rimsky Theater
232 Main Street
Port Washington, NY 11050

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
720 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, NY 11548

The Showplace at Bellmore Movies
222 Pettit Ave.
Bellmore, NY 11710

Cultural Arts Playhouse
170 Michael Drive
Syosset , NY 11791

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
720 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, NY 11548

The Showplace at Bellmore Movies
222 Pettit Ave.
Bellmore, NY 11710

NYCB Theatre at Westbury
960 Brush Hollow Rd.
Westbury, NY 11590

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
720 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, NY 11548

The Showplace at Bellmore Movies
222 Pettit Ave.
Bellmore, NY 11710

John w. Engeman Theater at Northport
250 Main St
Northport, NY 11768

Theatre Three
412 Main Street
Port Jefferson, NY

Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
37 West Main St
Bay Shore, NY 11706

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center
76 Main Street
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978

Patchogue Theatre
71 East Main St.
Patchogue, NY 11772

Van Nostrand Theatre, Suffolk County Community College,
1001 Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, NY

John Drew Theatre at Guild Hall
158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY

BayWay Arts Center
265 East Main St.
East Islip, NY

Ballet Long Island
1863 Pond Rd
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Staller Center for the Arts
Nichols Road Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County
215 South Country Rd
Bellport, NY 11713

Patchogue Theatre
71 East Main St.
Patchogue, NY 11772

Huntington High School
188 Oakwood Road
Huntington, NY 11743

BayWay Arts Center
265 East Main St.
East Islip, NY

CM Performing Arts
931 Montauk Hwy
Oakdale, NY 11769
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides