George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker
Until Sat Jan 4
Photograph: Paul Kolnik
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Mar 15 2012
Schedule varies; visit nycballet.com for details. Through Jan 2. Since 1954, the New York City Ballet has transported audiences to a world of frost fairies, toy soldiers and towering mice. Tchaikovsky’s score may be hummably familiar, but the choreography still feels magically fresh.