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4304 Star Starred
Hippodrome Theatre
12 North Eutaw Street Baltimore, MD 21201
410-837-7400
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"Great Russian Nutcracker"
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3 stars
attended Dec 15 2012

Excellent performance, dancers, music, scenery, costumes---all were superb. Perfect for families...

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The special 20th Anniversary production of Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker in 2012* *overflows with a spectacular new “Dove of Peace,” where 2 dancers become one stunning bird, inspired by the early works of Stanislov Vlasov, original choreographer and director of Moscow Ballet’s inaugural Great Russian Nutcracker. The production also features a Christmas tree that grows to 7 stories tall; falling snow and Troika-styled sleigh escorted by Russian folk characters Ded Moroz (Father Christmas) and Snegurochka (Snow Maiden); towering hand-made silk puppets; 200 all new, lavish costumes; and 9 hand-painted backdrops, all set to Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s complete Nutcracker Suite score.

For 20 years, Great Russian Nutcracker performances have featured the finest Russian ballerinas and danseurs. From former Bolshoi soloist Stanislov Vlasov and partner Lilia Sabitova (People’s Artist of Russia) in 1993 to the classic Marina Alexandrova and Vitaly Zabelin in 1996; danseur and upstart choreographer Anatolie Emelianov and Honored Artist of Russia Tatiana Predenia in 2002; Varna IBC Gold Medalists Cristina and Alexei Terentiev in 2006; and award winning partners Karyna Shatkovskaya and Vladimir Tkachenko in 2011. Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker celebrates 20 years of soaring holiday spirit!

Ina Garten Moscow Ballet's <em>Great Russian Nutcracker</em> at the Hippodrome Theatre Evangel Christmas Celebration 2016 <em>Cirque du Soleil</em> Gift Card Dutch Wonderland Comedian Corey Holcomb Ripley's Believe It or Not! Baltimore A Temptations Review <em>It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play</em>