George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®

When

Dec. 13-15, 2019 & Dec. 20-22. 2019

Where

Leslie S. Wright Fine arts center at samford

Sponsored by

TBD

About the Performance

Synopsis

Alabama Ballet is proud to present George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® as one of only eight companies in the world licensed by The Balanchine Trust to perform this holiday masterpiece. Tchaikovsky’s beloved melodies transport the young and young at heart to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a battalion of toy soldiers and an onstage blizzard leads to an enchanted Land of Sweets.

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Production Information


Choreography

George Balanchine | © The Balanchine Trust

Music

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Balanchine Trust Répétiteur

Darla Hoover

Run Time

1 hour 37 minutes + 15 minute intermission