Miami City Ballet's new redesign of the magical George Balanchine's
Isabel and Ruben Toledo'sfanciful new sets and costumes will
enhance this classic holiday tale of a young
girl and her magical Nutcracker Prince, who journey to an enchanted kingdom where heroic toy soldiers
battle giant mice, and a
glittering Sugarplum Fairy dwells in a magical Land of Sweets.
Miami City Ballet is one of the few companies in the country to continuously perform George Balanchine's
Nutcracker®, which it has done for almost 30 years. The production features a cast of over 100,
including 70 children. Following the Miami engagement, the new production will run
at the Kravis Center
for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach.
Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: George Balanchine © The George Balanchine
Staging: Lourdes Lopez