It takes quite a ballet to emerge beyond the world of normal ballet fans to become a hit theater
show with fans from all walks of life. One show that has accomplished this is The Nutcracker. The Nutcracker is the story
of a young girl at Christmas who is given a soldier nutcracker who comes to life at night. He takes her on an adventure that
includes a Sugar Plum Fairy and a mouse king.
Audiences have found much to enjoy about The
Nutcracker. The staging and dancing in Nutcracker are awe-inspiring, and the storyline inspires both young and old. The
music has also become famous among fans. Some of the most well-known songs in The Nutcracker include "Dance of the Sugar Plum
Fairy" and "Waltz of the Flowers." Hear them all by checking out the show in Brooklyn.
One of the most famous names in classic ballet is that of Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The Russian composer created many famed ballets
during the latter half of the 19th century. Some of the most well-known include Swan Lake and The Sleeping Beauty.
One of the shows that defined his legacy as a composer is the famed ballet The Nutcracker.