FILM: George Balanchine's The Nutcracker featuring The New York City Ballet

December 10
Sunday
3:00 pm

Experience the wonder of New York City Ballet’s iconic holiday classic on the big screen. In George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker ®, Tchaikovsky’s beloved melodies transport the young and young at heart to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a battalion of toy soldiers, and an onstage blizzard leads to an enchanted Land of Sweets. Balanchine’s stunning choreography shines amidst awe-inspiring set pieces, ornate costumes, and grand one-of-a-kind visual effects, like the one ton Christmas tree that grows to an astonishing 40 feet. Filmed on 14 December 2011 at the David H.Koch Theater, New York for the Lincoln Center At The Movies: Great American Dance Series.

Rating:
Director:
Alan Skig
Starring:  New York City Ballet
Release Date: 14 December 2011
Runtime: 100 mins
Format: Digital Cinema Package DCP, Dolby 5.1,
Language: English