How to give your students a fine arts experience they'll never forget.

Registration opens Wednesday, August 28.

Southern California Ballet's outreach program makes our stunning and much-loved production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker available at a heavily discounted rate ($5 per ticket) for San Diego school groups, individuals with special needs, and senior groups, offering special performances during the school day.

  • Takes less than a minute to reserve a spot for your class

  • Make changes to your reservation as your numbers are finalized

  • Questions? Email, or call (858) 674-1006

Eligible Groups: Public schools, private schools, homeschoolers, individuals with special needs, seniors.

Dec. 12 & 13
9:15am & 11:15am
Runtime 1h15m

Poway Center for Performing Arts

$5 per ticket

Registration opens Wednesday, August 28, 2019.




Thursday, December 12
9:15 am  
or   11:15 am

Friday, December 13
9:15 am  
or   11:15 am

Performances at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts

Student & Chaperone Tickets: $5 each

Have Questions? Contact Outreach

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Parking & Transportation

Homeschool Parking



  • Park at Lake Poway, 14644 Lake Poway Rd. Poway, CA 92064 (see map to left)

  • There is no parking for private vehicles at PCPA nor at Poway High school for the Outreach shows (vehicles parked there may be ticketed or towed)

  • You may park anywhere in the parking lot at Lake Poway


  • A specially arranged shuttle bus will be near the lower playground at the Lake (on the right side)

  • The shuttle will transport your group from the parking lot at Lake Poway to the Center for the Performing Arts (around a 4 minute drive, 1.2 miles) and back following the performance

  • The shuttle pick-up location is noted in yellow below

  • Neither the PCPA nor Lake Poway staff are involved in the shuttle service. Please reach out to SCB at for details pertaining to the shuttle


  • Arrive at Lake Poway at least 45 minutes before your scheduled show time

    • For a 9:15 am show, please arrive by 8:30 am

    • For an 11:15 am show, please arrive by 10:30 am

School Bus Transportation

Your driver will drop you off at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts and will meet you at the same location after the performance.

Performance Location:

Poway Center for the Performing Arts
14598 Espola Rd.
Poway, CA 92064