Mikko Nissinen's The Nutcracker
November 23 - December 30, 2012
please click the links below for show casting by date*
Thursday, December 27, 2012
Friday, December 28, 2012
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Sunday, December 30, 2012
*casting subject to change
||Peter Illyich Tchaikovsky
Principal Company Pianist/
Freda Locker, Alex Foaksman
Original Premiere: December 18, 1892, Maryinsky Theater, St. Petersburg, Russia
World Premiere: November 23, 2012 Boston Ballet, Boston MA
Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker is based on the libretto by Alexandre Dumas père titled The Tale of the Nutcracker, which is adapted from E. T. A. Hoffmann’s story The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.
The Act I Snow Scene has been generously underwritten by Ken Schiciano in honor of Pixley Schiciano.
Act II is dedicated to the memory of Mara Dole and in honor of Pam Humphrey.