Posts Tagged "The Nutcracker"

(263) Alastair Macaulay on ‘The Nutcracker’

Posted by on 12.07.2021

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(208) Troy Schumacher on BalletCollective’s ‘The Nutcracker at Wethersfield’

Posted by on 12.08.2020

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(73) Ivonne Lemus: Ballet Mistress at Next Generation Ballet & Former Soloist with National Ballet of Cuba

Posted by on 01.02.2018

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Bonus Episode: More from Next Generation Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’

Posted by on 12.22.2017

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Bonus Episode: Next Generation Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’

Posted by on 12.21.2017

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