Ushers for Ballet Mississippi’s Nutcracker Performances


December 1, 2023 - December 3, 2023    
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Ushers for Ballet Mississippi's Nutcracker Performances


Thalia Mara Hall
255 E Pascagoula Street, JACKSON, Mississippi, 39201, Central Mississippi

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The Land of Dolls is so beautiful, and everyone is so kind!” ~Clara

[If you are a school sponsor/representative, please forward to those that need community service hours.]

{Community Service Hours for students are: four (4) hours per performance and  I ask that they bring their community verification paperwork with them unless there’s an email that is sent to me directly from the student and or school.} 
2023 Nutcracker Performance Dates and Times are:
  • Friday, December 1  – 22 ushers are needed | Usher time to arrive: 6:00 pm | Time of performance: 7:30 pm |
  • Saturday, December 2 – 22 ushers are needed | Usher time to arrive: 2:00 pm | Time of performance: 3:00 pm |
  • Sunday, December 3 – 22 ushers are needed | Usher time to arrive: 2:00 pm | Time of performance: 3:00 pm |
*ALL* Ballet Mississippi Nutcracker Performances are at Thalia Mara Hall in downtown Jackson, MS.


Click this link to see our Signup on
This is Ballet Mississippi’s 29th year of performing The Nutcracker.
  • Friday, December 1  – ushers wear black for the evening performance.
  • Saturday, December 2 – ushers wear Christmas sweaters for the matinee performance.
  • Sunday, December 3 – ushers wear Christmas sweaters for the matinee performance.


  • If you are a student that needs community service hours – each day (Friday, December 1, Saturday, December 2 and/or Sunday, December 3); it is for 4-hours per signup spot; so if you sign up for 2 shifts then it is 8-hours of community service and if you sign up for 3 shifts then it is 12-hours of community service. And please bring your community service paperwork and a pen with you for each shift so that I can sign your volunteer form.  
  • If this is your first time to use – you will receive an email reminder closer to your signup slot AND if you need to cancel, please go back on the *same* signup link and go through the steps to cancel your sign up spot. ALSO feel free to forward this email to others, too!
Click this link to see our Sign Up for the 2023 Nutcracker performances on
For more information about ushering for 2023 The Nutcracker, please contact: Arlette Thompson, or 601.502.6788-Cell
Yes! You can usher at all three (3) performances!!….Thank you so so Nutcracker much. And, please contact me with any questions.