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A true feast for the senses and imagination!

The Nutcracker is onstage December 12, 2019 – January 4, 2020.

The Nutcracker
Choreography and Libretto: James Kudelka, O.C.
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Set and Costume Design: Santo Loquasto
Lighting Design: Jennifer Tipton

Karen Kain
Calley Skalnik
Jack Bertinshaw
Artists of the Ballet
Students from Canada’s National Ballet School

Musicians of The National Ballet of Canada Orchestra.

The Nutcracker is made possible by generous financial support from production underwriters Sandra Pitblado & Jim Pitblado, C.M., Lawrence & Ann Heisey and an anonymous friend of the National Ballet.

Calley Skalnik is sponsored through Dancers First by an anonymous donor.

Videography by Anne-Marie Jackson and Johan Hallberg-Campbell
Editing by Anne-Marie Jackson

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