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Diverse in multiple ways, “The Brooklyn Nutcracker” combines ballet and hip-hop — with a superb Arabian belly dance number, too.
How do you redesign a classic? Isabel and Ruben Toledo took on “George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker” for Miami.
The snow scene in “George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker” is a dazzling group effort full of brisk footwork and sparkling jumps.
This ballet company, already full of talent, finds still more in George Balanchine’s holiday classic.
The English National Ballet and the Royal Ballet both offer a more-or-less traditional take on the story, but neither can resist the choreographic urge to mess about.
In “George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker,” this character “flies and flutters,” covering the stage. The dancer Tiler Peck calls this part her “perfect” match.
This month, two of the finest examples of the Waltz of the Snowflakes are on display in New York. Two dancers lift the veil and talk snow.
Christopher Wheeldon has made the company a production that catches a historic moment in Chicago: the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition.