This news brief was amended to correct the time of Sunday's second peformance.

Albany Berkshire Ballet will present its 44th annual production of "The Nutcracker" on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 1 and 2, at the Colonial Theatre.

Performance times are 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

For more information, call the ABB at 413-445-5382, or visit for ticket information.