Theatrical Premiere of the Perennial Holiday Favorite by Staatsballett Berlin. One of the most popular ballets, The Nutcracker, is a ballet by Tchaikovsky based on The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, a story by E. T. A. Hoffman. In this charming and spectacular traditional production from the Staatsballett Berlin, Clara is danced by Iana Salenko and Nutcracker by Marian Walter, two of the great stars of today’s ballet world. The choreography is by Vasily Medvedev and Yuri Burlaka, based on the original choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov.
In combination with the brilliance of modern dance, this production reveals a nostalgic charm and the promise of Christmas. This ballet is a must-see for all the family.
Presented by Select Pix at the Lake Theatre on Tuesday, December 18th at 10am, 12pm and 7pm.