The Dance Theatre of Tennessee presents the traditional holiday ballet The Nutcracker Saturday night at Creek Wood High School’s auditorium. The performance of the touring production is being sponsored by the Tennsco Corp. Tickets for the 7 pm performance are $20 but anyone mentioning Tennsco when buying tickets can get one free for each ticket purchased. The Dance Theatre of Tennessee is making its third appearance at Creek Wood with a production of the 1892 Russian ballet that has become a holiday favorite around the world. The ballet tells the story of a magical nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas eve and battles the Mouse King and his army. The Dance Theatre of Tennessee’s production includes its 25-member professional company as well as students in its program. For more information or tickets to Saturday night’s performance, visit dancetheatretn.org.