Matthew Bourne’s stunning Nutcracker hits movie theaters

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  Its kind of mind-blogging to realize that the traditional Christmas ballet NUTCRACKER has been performed since 1892.  It seems that the changes it has undertaken over the past two centuries could hardly be considered significant that was until (Sir) Matthew Bourne got his hands on it. His Nutcracker follows Clara’s bittersweet journey from Christmas … Continue reading

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

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  So far this Holiday Season we have written about THE  SLUTCRACKER  where ballet meets burlesque which is an annual tradition at Somerville Theatre in Massachusetts which has naturally gone online this year, Then we wrote about NUTCRACKER ROUGE which is Company XIV’s  very adult take on Tchaikovsky’s  classic Ballet directed by Drama Desk Award … Continue reading

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