George Balanchine's Nutcracker Tickets
Details of George Balanchine's Nutcracker and the Ticket Luck value
George Balanchine's version of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet, The Nutcracker, is soon coming to a venue near you. The ballet has been hugely successful in the US. Adults and children of all ages are enthralled by the lure of the musical score, the fascinating costumes by Karinka, the dazzling sets by Rouben Ter-Arutunian and Balanchine's unbelievable choreography. If you are a fan of ballet, then get your George Balanchine's Nutcracker tickets today. The tickets to the show are in great demand so get yours today.
The Balanchine production of The Nutcracker uses Alexandre Dumas' narrative of The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (1816). The ballet premiered on the 2nd of February, 1954 at the famous City center in New York. Since its premiere, it has been showcased in New York annually. The spectacular show is watched by audiences of all age groups.
Tchaikovsky's legendary music score has been moving audiences for years. The score transports the audience to magical worlds where playful mice take over a battalion of soldiers made out of toys. There is an onstage blizzard which takes the characters to a magical Land of Sweets. Whether this is a first time experience for you or a yearly treat, don't miss out on one of the hottest shows in town.
This version of the ballet features sixty two musicians, ninety dancers, thirty two stagehands as well fifty students hailing from the School of American Ballet. The intricate stage designs and elaborate lighting of the show stimulates the imagination of the audience by giving them amazing visual effects. The most notable example of this is that of a Christmas tree which weighs about one ton and grows on the stage from a height of twelve feet to 40 feet. This prominent scene from the show has resulted in audible gasps and complete awe from the audience at almost every performance of this brilliant show.
Various other prominent features of the show include the character of Mother Ginger, who is a nine feet wide and about 85 pound comic figure in The Nutcracker. This comic figure requires three people to handle it and is lowered down by the use of a pulley on one of the dancers head. The flutters crystalline snowflakes, which fall during a scene, are another delightful prop in the show.
However, while these technical accomplishments are a treat to watch, it is Balanchine's choreography that shines throughout the event. The stunning ballet routines are spread out in two acts. The first act of the show gives an introduction to the characters and the story starts to build up, while the second act focuses on the total transformation of the story to the "Kingdom of the Sugarplum Fairy."
There is absolutely no doubt that George Balanchine's Nutcracker is amongst the most multifaceted and composite theatrical ballet shows in history. The sheer popularity of this remarkable ballet show proves that it is a must watch holiday show.
As the holiday season comes in closer, the demand for tickets increases. Therefore, it is best to get hold of your George Balanchine's Nutcracker tickets in time. The show has proven to be a hit with audiences, and will leave you with some unforgettable memories. So don't miss out on the chance of getting those tickets today as they are selling really fast.