You won’t want to miss a performance of “The Nutcracker”

Mendocino Ballet's presentation of America's favorite holiday classic with four performances in Ukiah this weekend: Friday, Dec. 20, 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 21, 2 and 7 p.m. andSunday, Dec. 22, 2 p.m.,  at Mendocino College Center Theatre, Ukiah. "The Nutcracker" is performed each December and showcases local children and adult performers alongside members of the Mendocino Ballet Company. For more information and tickets, call 707-463-2290 or visit