Abrons Arts CenterHenry Street Settlement, 466 Grand St., 212-598-0400: URBAN BALLET THEATER, Nutcracker in the Lower, classic ballet set on the Lower East Side, also includes flamenco, hip-hop & martial arts. Sat., Dec. 1 at 3 & 7:30pm; Wed.-Fri., Nov. 28-30 at 7:30pm. $15.
Cunningham Studio55 Bethune St., 11th floor, Westbeth, 917-673-3132: CATHERINE GALLANT/DANCE, An Absurd Vice, full length work. Thurs. Fri., Nov. 29-30 at 9pm; Sat., Dec. 1 at 8pm. $15.
Joyce Theater175 8th Ave., at 19th St., 212-242-0800: BALLET HISPANICO, 20th season at the Joyce. Repertory favorites by William Whitener and Talley Beatty. Program 1 runs thru Dec. 2; Program 2 runs Dec. 4-9. Tues & Wed., Nov. 28 & Dec. 4-5 at 7:30pm; Thurs. Sat., Nov. 29 Dec. 1 & Dec. 6-8 at 8pm; Sun., Dec. 2 & 9 at 7:30pm; Sat. Sun., Dec. 1-2 & 8-9 at 2pm. $44, Sunday evening $25.
Judson Memorial Church44 Washington Square South, 212-598-0661: MOVEMENT RESEARCH FESTIVAL, Artists to be announced. Mon., Dec. 3 at 8pm. Free.