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Nutcracker Riddles With Many Answers

The New York Times - Jan. 2, 2011

What’s “The Nutcracker” really about? Within its tale of children, the magician godfather Drosselmeyer, snow and sweets, the most striking... Read the full article

Nutcracker Sugarplums celebrate two sweet anniversaries

The Denver Post - Dec. 23, 2010

Every class of Nutcracker Sugarplums is special, of course, but this one may be a bit more so because the 20 second-graders presented this year will fo... Read the full article

Tales Within Tales Create a Tale of Two ‘Nutcracker’ Productions

The New York Times - Nov. 30, 2010

The original source of the “Nutcracker” story, E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novella “Nutcracker and Mouseking” ( Read the full article

The Nutcracker Chronicles: What the Gift Shops Are Missing

The New York Times - Dec. 17, 2010

Part of the fun of going to so many “Nutcrackers” is checking out the merchandise in the lobby. And the food! At Pacific Northwest Ballet in Sea... Read the full article

Traditional (and not so) "Nutcrackers" roll out

The Denver Post - Dec. 6, 2010

The ever-growing pile of "Nutcracker" productions has reached new heights in 2010, inspiring all-you-can-eat critical assessments and reality-TV compet... Read the full article

Two well-known gents to appear on Sugar Plum stage

The Denver Post - Dec. 10, 2010

At the Dec. 23 evening performance of the Colorado Ballet's "The Nutcracker," two unusual dudes are going to carry the Arabian Princess on a chair in a... Read the full article

The Nutcracker - Nov. 28, 2010

The Colorado Ballet's refined version of the classic continues to shine, regardless of the casting on any particular night or changes in the company's roster. T... Read the full article

The Nutcracker Chronicles: Clara in the Rockies

The New York Times - Nov. 30, 2010

DENVER — The Colorado Ballet program has a “Did You Know?” checklist of five points about “The Nutcracker.” I was aware of only tw... Read the full article

Colorado Ballet looks to next 50 years

The Denver Post - Nov. 12, 2010

Colorado Ballet celebrated its 50th anniversary with an event that was as tearful as it was joyous; an evening that mixed a fond look backward wit... Read the full article

The dance of 'Dracula'

The Summit Daily News - Oct. 22, 2010

Ballet and Dracula? It may seem counterintuitive, and indeed, you won't see any delicate dancers; instead, the Colorado Ballet transforms its well-trained ensem... Read the full article

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