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Calendar, Night&Day Go Nuts

Go Nuts

Christmas is nigh! Before the whirlwind begins, take a moment to enjoy a staple of the holiday season: a special performance of The Nutcracker by the Westlake School for the Performing Arts and Artists in Motion. After the decorated Christmas…
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Calendar, Night&Day Much Bigger Than a Mouse

Much Bigger Than a Mouse

Here's our theory: The Nutcracker remains a holiday mainstay after almost 120 years in existence because it's so malleable. Mikhail Baryshnikov choreographed a version in the 1990s. Macaulay Culkin was in a theater adaptation. Tim Curry played the voice of…
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Calendar, Night&Day Nuts to You

Nuts to You

There's no fantasy quite as befuddling and beloved as E.T.A. Hoffmann's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King. Tchaikovsky's ballet version, far from a pretty platitude, never fails to enchant for the same reason — it's so damn strange. With an…
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