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Nutcrackers Galore

Cultural institutions can become quickly established. A full Nutcracker wasn’t shown in England until 1934, and in America until 1944. Now, in traditional stagings, with swathes of snow, tutus, Chrsitmas trees and rats and that forever fey Sugar Plum Fairy, it has become integrated into the experience of Christmas for many. 1,097 more words

Ballet Reviews

English National Ballet's Nutcracker at the London Coliseum 17/12/15

Wayne Eagling’s Nutcracker returns again to the Coliseum for its sixth year as a staple of English National Ballet’s repertoire. ENB certainly lack no dance talent, as is abundantly obvious in this festive masterclass led by Erina Takahashi as a firstly vulnerable, but later resplendent Clara. 582 more words