INTERNATIONAL CAST BRINGS NUTCRACKER! MAGICAL CHRISTMAS BALLET TO AMERICAN AUDIENCES
On this 30th Anniversary tour, an all-star, award-winning ensemble from Ukraine, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Turkey, and more bring NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet back to the stage.
Talmi Entertainment Producer Dan Talmi said the classic Christmas ballet with its cast of international luminaries sets the stage for peace, hope, and understanding that transcend conflict.
a LOOK AT THE PRINCIPALs
Featuring the most gifted artists from around the world, our cast of principal dancers and performers have the ability to convey the majesty and beauty of our production through the international language of dance.These men and women truly embody our belief that dance and performing arts are the way to build bridges and create unity across all cultures. Learn more about our principals and their stories here.
NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas BALLET ENGAGES COMMUNITY IN MANY WAYS
NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet brings Community Engagement programs to American and Canadian children, led by the multi-talented Audition Directors. President Obama’s daughter Sasha joined in the Dance with Us program. Children of all ages and interests learn from the cultural immersion program ‘New Horizons: A Children’s Program for Life’; SCAD and MICA fine art majors have participated in life drawing classes of the ballerinas and danseurs in the Fine Art Program; and concerto competition winning musicians accompany the NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet Principal Ballerina live in Saint Saens’ “Dying Swan” Musical Wunderkind. Reach out to set up a program in your community!
Community Engagement since 1993
100,000+ children - Sharing Culture and Inspiring Peace
Dance with Us Ballerinas audition, rehearse and inspire 6000+ local student dancers who then perform side-by-side with the company of 40 members.
New Horizons – A Children’s Program for Life delivers cultural immersion sessions using interactive exercises which develop healthy eating habits, movement and creative expression habits for thousands of children of all ages.
Musical Wunderkind – Strings Ballerinas perform side by side with pre-professional Concerto Competition musiciansto St. Saen’s The Dying Swan
Musical Wunderkind – Choirs perform live in the “Waltz of the Snowflakes” and welcome patrons to singing repertoire in venue lobbies.
Musical Wunderkind – Orchestras – University musicians accompany NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet in the complete performance in many cities on the tour.
Fine Art Program brings ballerinas and fine art students together to draw, shoot, and paint the ballerinas at SCAD, MICA, Syracuse Fine Art program, and more.
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NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet Gift Store
NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet's Gift Store features branded items inspired by the Nutcracker and more classic story ballets. Specialty items include a Limited Edition 18 inch “Kissy Doll” with numbered Certificate and a Christmas Ribbon-Candy Tutu; hand-made Nutcrackers, Christmas Tree ornaments featuring NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet characters, DVDs, books, posters, and t-shirts. Kids (and grown-ups!) love NUTCRACKER! Magical Christmas Ballet's plush Waltz of the Flowers Bear, available in pink or white; and more unique birthday and Christmas items.