With over 200 performers, a one-ton Christmas tree that magically grows from 12 to 40 feet, hundreds of dazzling costumes, and a million watts of illuminated excitement, it's no wonder the New York Post praises George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™ as "the Christmas show of all Christmas shows."
Running time: 2 Hr.
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- Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
- Choreography by: George Balanchine
- Principal Casting: SUGARPLUM: Tiler Peck (replaces Ashley Bouder); CAVALIER: Tyler Angle; DEWDROP: Lauren King (replaces Savannah Lowery); HERR DROSSELMEIER: Andrei Kramarevsky; MARZIPAN: Erica Pereira; HOT CHOCOLATE: Georgina Pazcoguin, Zachary Catazaro; COFFEE: Faye Arthurs; TEA: Antonio Carmena; CANDY CANE: Daniel Ulbricht; MOTHER GINGER: Andrew Scordato (replaces Cameron Dieck); FLOWERS: Megan LeCrone, Brittany Pollack; DOLLS: Claire Von Enck, Sara Adams; SOLDIER: Taylor Stanley; MOUSE KING: Joshua Thew; DR & FRAU STAHLBAUM: Marika Anderson, Sean Suozzi (replaces Adrian Danchig-Waring)
Tschaikovsky's beloved melodies will transport you to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a battalion of toy soldiers, and an onstage blizzard leads to an enchanted Land of Sweets. Whether it's a first-time experience or an annual treat, don't miss the hottest holiday ticket in town.