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George Balanchine's The Nutcracker Across America

12/08/2021 | 7m 6s

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With angels, marzipans and the Sugar Plum Fairy, "George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker" is a ballet tradition for all generations. The holiday classic has been embraced by the dancers who grow up performing it, as well as audiences across America. The New York City Ballet, Miami City Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet share their excitement in putting on the vibrant production this season.

Aired: 12/08/21 | Rating: NR

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