Ballet Arkansas Blog

Nutcracker Theater Week

As I sit here at Robinson watching the Bon Bon’s rehearse, I can’t help but reflect on how special Nutcracker is to so many people. Nutcracker was my introduction to the amazing world of ballet. 22 years ago I was in the same place these children are today. The excitement that I see in all of their faces looking out into a big beautiful house and around at the drops is truly a reminder that this ballet has been a huge part of my life. So many of my greatest memories take place on stage or in the theater during Nutcracker production week. Nutcracker was the reason I began dancing in the first place. Now as an adult, it’s easy to get disenchanted with Nutcracker in the grind and stress of it a



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