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Mystic Ballet presents CONNECTICUT’S MYSTICAL NUTCRACKER
Connecticut’s Mystical Nutcracker is a magical, memory making experience for all ages, Tchaikovsky's holiday masterpiece sparkles with original choreography and characters created by the artists of Mystic Ballet.
This version follows the enchanting adventures of Clara, through two acts and four scenes, with a time travel twist. In central park at the turn of the century Clara receives a Nutcracker as a gift on Christmas Eve, encounters a mysterious aristocrat, and meets the young man of her dreams, before embarking on a wondrous journey through the frost and snow, to a Land of Sweets. When Santa’s Workshop proves too chaotic for her taste, she is transported to the Kingdom of Crystals, where Clara must rescue her Prince from the spell of the powerful Rat King. Connecticut’s Mystical Nutcracker is edge of your seat entertainment, without “is it over yet” parts it’s the perfect way for families to ring in the holiday season.
Connecticut’s Mystical Nutcracker features captivating special effects and an interactive set that dancers dive into, roll out of, dance on, and disappear under. Stunning whimsical costumes accentuate the characters classical and contemporary movement.
This holiday classic, is brought to life in this unforgettable ballet that is both refreshingly original and reverently classical.
This performance has an approximate 1 hour and 20 minute run time.
WHO: Mystic Ballet
WHAT: MYSTIC BALLET presents CONNECTICUT’S MYSTICAL NUTCRACKER)
WHEN: December 1, 8 & 15 at 2:00pm
WHERE: Mashantucket Pequot Museum Auditorium
110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket CT 06338
HOW: Mystic Ballet’s Box Office 860 536-3671 or online http://boxoffice.mysticballet.org/SearchResults.asp?Cat=1828
COST: tickets range in price from $18 - $43
MORE INFO: http://mysticballet.org/a-mystic-nutcracker/