George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker is one of the most complex theatrical, staged ballets in the Company’s active repertory. The popularity of the ballet is immense and it provides an unforgettable spark to everyone’s holiday season. During the holiday period, the entire Company is immersed in activities surrounding George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. All 90 dancers, 62 musicians, 40 stagehands and more than 125 children from the School of American Ballet join forces to make each performance as magical as possible. Children of all ages are captivated by the Tschaikovsky’s music, Balanchine’s choreography, costumes, magical sets. The elaborate stage elements and intricate lighting unleash the viewers’ imagination by providing visual effects that are extraordinarily grand. Ticket price starts at $85.
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker will be performing at the David Koch Theater at Lincoln Theater, 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York 10023 until Sunday, December 31st, 2017 at Various times.
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