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  1. the Nutcracker to Bring Holiday Cheer Back to The House Theatre of ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The House Theatre of Chicago once again brings holiday cheer for the whole family with its eighth annual engagement of the all-original, ballet-free The Nutcracker playing at The Chopin Theatre upstairs theatre, 1543 W. Division, November 3 - December 30. Company Members Jake Minton, Phillip Klapperich, Kevin O'Donnell and Tommy Rapley created the adaptation. New to the 2017 holiday production, based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's story, is director and Company Member Chris Mathews with original direction and choreography by Tommy Rapley .

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  2. BWW Interview: Douglas Martin of American Repertory Ballet and their NYC Performance on 10/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ballets, including productions as the original cast lead in Romeo and Juliet , Swan Lake , The Dream and The Nutcracker . Martin continued to be a principal dancer in the company as well as Ballet Master for ARB and ARBW and Principal Faculty for ...

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  3. Ap Photos: Uruguay ballet thrives under Julio Bocca guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... company into one of the best in the world. In this Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 photo, a seamstress sews a tutu for The Nutcracker production by Uruguay's National ballet of the Sodre in Montevideo, Uruguay. The building used by ballet company has a ...

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  4. Kaya Scodelario, Josh Hutcherson & More Join Die in a GunfightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | ComingSoon.net

    ... the movie are Tom Butterfield ( Welcome to Me , An Actor Prepares ), Academy Award nominee Mark Gordon ( The Nutcracker and the Four Realms , Murder on the Orient Express ) through his production company, The Mark Gordon Company, and Allyson Seeger ...

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  5. Canadian Brass returns to Goshen CollegeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Goshen College Record

    ... of Canadian Brass performed ballet moves while simultaneously playing selections from ballets such as "The Nutcracker" and "Swan Lake." Other selections included Johann Sebastian Bach's "Toccata and Fugue in D minor," Louis Armstrong's "Beale Street ...

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  6. American Repertory Ballet to Bring Two Mixed-Bill Programs to New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ballets, including productions as the original cast lead in Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, The Dream and The Nutcracker. Martin continued to be a principal dancer in the company as well as Ballet Master for ARB and ARBW and Principal Faculty for the ...

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  7. Central Indiana Dance Ensemble Proudly Announces its 18th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | PR Log

    Sept. 12, 2017 - PRLog -- The Central Indiana Dance Ensemble , a pre-professional dance academy and resident company of The Center for the Performing Arts, under the direction of founding Artistic Director, Suzann DeLay, will showcase the works of both local and nationally recognized choreographers during the company's 2017-2018 season: a The Nutcracker: December 15-17, 2017 at the Zionsville Performing Arts Center. Begin your holiday season as a guest at the Stahlbaum family holiday celebration and share in Clara's dreamlike journey with her Nutcracker Prince.

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  8. Mao's last dancer breaks 18-year retirement for Queensland performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | ABC News

    "Mao's Last Dancer" Li Cunxin is coming out of retirement to star in a special performance of The Nutcracker in Brisbane. It has been 18 years since the now Queensland ballet artistic director has performed professionally, but in the ballet world apparently you never say never.

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  9. Mao's Last Dancer bombshell returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... knocked them back one by one, until now. I announce that I am going play the role of Uncle Drosselmeyer in The Nutcracker later this year." He also announced that his wife and Queensland Ballet ballet mistress Mary Li (formerly Mary McKendry from ...

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  10. Misty Copeland to star in opening night of American Ballet Theatrea s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    ... Whiteside, Stella Abrera and Alexandre Hammoudi, and Hee Seo and Cory Stearns in the leading roles. “The Nutcracker,” created by artist-in-residence Alexei Ratmansky is set to Tchaikovsky's iconic holiday score, which will be performed ...

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  11. Misty Copeland to star in opening night of American Ballet...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The Wave

    Misty Copeland will perform the role of Clara, the Princess in American Ballet Theatre's opening night performance of "The Nutcracker." She will appear alongside Daniil Simkin for 3 of the 13 shows at Segerstrom Center for the Arts.

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  12. LeapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the Statue of Liberty still under construction, a motorcycle among the horse and buggies, a performance of The Nutcracker even though it wasn't yet composed?!) Elle Fanning and Nat Wolff give dimension to their characters, while pop star Carly Rae ...

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  13. Pop music nearly ruins decent girly flick 'Leap!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... former dancer, competing with the technically-perfect-chosen-one for the part of Clara in a production of "The Nutcracker." The frontrunner's mother is a sadistic sort of Cruella de Gaul. Obviously, then, ballet training becomes a major subject for ...

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  14. No reason to jump to see 'Leap!'Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... run. I won't give away the movie's ending, except to say we see the curtain rising on a performance of "The Nutcracker." But instead of hearing Tchaikovsky's stirring "Nutcracker" music, we hear an unmemorable pop song. In "Leap!" odd choices ...

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  15. Movie Review: No great 'Leap!': Tale of an aspiring ballerina falls...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... of a bullet and the lightness of a depressed elephant." As he searches for his Clara for a production of "The Nutcracker," our heroine finds an unlikely mentor in a lame cleaning woman with a secret past (played by singer Carly Rae Jepson, who ...

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  16. "Leap!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Lehigh Acres Gazette

    ... music videos, here proving less adept at dancelessly voicing) has been invited to audition for a role in "The Nutcracker" for the Academy even though she's not a student. The arrogant Camille damages Felicie's prized music box and Felicie steals her ...

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  17. Animated 'Leap!' is up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    ... she has a lot of work to do if she's going to compete with the other girls to be cast in a new production of "The Nutcracker." She also has to deal with the local dreamboat, a blond Russian dancer named Rudy (Tamir Kapelian) who is everything her ...

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  18. Ballet Kelowna gears up for a big 15th seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    ... and Wen Wei Wang, the full-length ballet A Streetcar Named Desire by John Alleyne, and a performance of The Nutcracker presented with The Canadian School of Ballet. "In celebration of the company's 15th anniversary season, we are presenting three ...

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  19. Capone takes a mild hop in the direction of the new animated film about dance, LEAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... a hurry (with Odette's intense training) to stay in the running for a key role in an upcoming performance of "The Nutcracker." Including a villain character into a story in which Felicie's own lack of professional training is her real worst enemy ...

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  20. Animated 'Leap!' is upstaged by its clunky storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... she has a lot of work to do if she's going to compete with the other girls to be cast in a new production of "The Nutcracker." She also has to deal with the local dreamboat, a blond Russian dancer named Rudy (Tamir Kapelian) who is everything her ...

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