Central Florida Ballet's production of the beloved holiday ballet The Nutcracker
comes to glorious life on the Linda Chapin Theater stage, complete with beautiful fairies, handsome princes and a lovely young girl on her way to the Sugar Candy Kingdom. Voted a top 20 event by the Southeast Tourism Society and named one of five outstanding productions in the nation by CNN Headlines News, it's a great way to experience a traditional holiday treat that's been enchanting theatergoers of all ages for generations. Set to the cherished Tchaikovsky score, the ballet tells the timeless coming-of-age story of Clara, a young girl who receives a wooden nutcracker soldier as a Christmas gift. That night she dreams that her nutcracker comes to life and battles the ferocious Mouse King. As he and Clara defeat the wicked beast together, the nutcracker transforms into a handsome prince, who takes Clara on a grand adventure to the Sugar Plum Fairy's magical Land of Sweets.
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