Tchaikovsky’s classic score twirls to life in this holiday classic, which sees young Marie venture into a dreamland of snow and ice
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- Seating: general admission
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- The story: Young Marie receives a nutcracker from her godfather, a wizardly toymaker named Herr Drosselmeier, and finds herself caught in the middle of a pitched battle between toy soldiers and an army of mice.
- The characters: Besides the heroine and the titular nutcracker, audiences meet the Mouse King, waltzing flowers, and the Sugarplum Fairy.
- The score: Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece includes “Waltz of the Snowflakes,” “Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy,” a Spanish bolero, and Russian Trepak.
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About Ajkun Ballet Theatre
The internationally-renowned Ajkun Ballet Theatre brings new and captivating direction to world-class performances thanks to choreographer Chiara Ajkun. The Ballet's repertoire spans from 19th-century masterpieces to compelling new choreography of contemporary dance for shows that can't be experienced anywhere else. Shows are far from inaccessible, though—Ajkun brings her choreography and dancers across the world, from New York City's Broadway theaters to television specials and tours across five continents.