The Magic of the Nutcracker will be presented at Libertyville High School's Butler Auditorium on 3 p.m. Dec. 6-7. Libertyville High School is located at 708 West Park Avenue. There will also be a special "storybook" version for preschoolers, "Clara's Dream", at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday Dec. 6, also at Libertyville High School. Tickets for these performances can only be purchased through Dancenter North by calling (847) 367-7970, or by stopping by in person at their office at 540 N. Milwaukee Ave. The Nutcracker will also be performed at the Genesee Theatre in Waukeganat 1 and 5 p.m. Dec. 12-13. Tickets for the Genesee Theatre performances are available at their box office at 203 N. Genesee Street, or by calling Ticketmaster at (312) 559-1212. Tickets for these two performances can also be purchased by visiting Ticketmaster's website at ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit themagicofthenutcracker.com.