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George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
December 18, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 23, 2021
One event on December 18, 2021 at 2:00 pm
One event on December 19, 2021 at 1:00 pm
One event on December 22, 2021 at 2:00 pm
One event on December 23, 2021 at 2:00 pm
One event on December 24, 2021 at 12:00 pm
One event on December 26, 2021 at 1:00 pm
MCB’s production of the Balanchine classic, as performed by MCB’s critically acclaimed dancers to live orchestra playing Tchaikovsky’s famed score, stays faithful to the original; the story and choreography remain unchanged. What sets this Nutcracker apart is that it is made for and inspired by South Florida’s geographical location and the vibrant communities within. Look closely and you will see, from the sherbet-hued costumes that adorn the children in the opening party scene, to a Land of Sweets embellished with sugar-coated key limes and a pineapple throne, subtle nods to MCB’s South Florida home abound throughout.