Ballet Rogue performs "The Nutcracker" four times in Medford this weekend, beginning with tonight's show at 8 at the Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater.

Ballet Rogue performs "The Nutcracker" four times in Medford this weekend, beginning with tonight's show at 8 at the Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater.

The production, featuring 45 local and professional dancers in the classic story, also will be performed at 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Craterian, 23 S. Central Ave. tickets go for $20.50-$26.50 except for tonight's show, which is $16.50 for all seats.

The theater also plans Children's Sugarplum Teas at 1 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday. Kids will have the opportunity to meet dancers, including the Sugar Plum Fairy, enjoy tea and light refreshments, hear a story and have their photo taken with a dancer. Tickets are $18 for adults and $12 for children.

Details: 779-3000.