SPARTA - Tickets are on sale now for the Moscow Ballet’s “Great Russian Nutcracker” at the McNiece Auditorium, on Thursday, Nov. 12. A special VIP premium seating package includes special seating in the center orchestra section, a Moscow Ballet canvas tote bag containing a retrospective souvenir book, CD, and tour poster. To purchase tickets, visit www.nutcracker.com, go in person at Sparta Books 41 Theatre Center, Sparta N.J., or call 973-729-6200. Or call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. For group reservations, call 800-320-1733.