Blog Posts - The Nutcracker



Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Trivia

It’s Nutcracker season, and you probably know that the composer of that famous ballet is Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — or as we more often refer to him, Peter Tchaikovsky. How about some trivia on the great composer? Tchaikovsky wrote three...
by Girls in White Dresses on Dec 14, 2016

"Christmas is coming..."

The Nutcracker and the mouse king! Moldes - Noia Land...
by My Felt on Oct 25, 2015

Box Office Buz: DVD and Blu-ray releases for August 11, 2015 | North America

The summer release weeks are really rolling now. While we really only have one big screen release this week, Hot Pursuit, there is more catalog releases than you could know what to do with. And definitely something for everyone.
by Box Office Buz on Aug 11, 2015

Holiday Cheer: What Not to Miss in NYC this Season

Midtown cheer. It's a cliche for a reason, guys. New York is truly a magical place to spend your holidays. Now that Thanksgiving has passed, I feel safe in acknowledging that in my eyes, the holiday season has already begun - in fact, I'm planning to...
by eye4style on Nov 30, 2014

Behind the Curtain: A Glimpse Into the Wardrobe Department at the NYC Ballet

From Ballet Beautiful workouts to Boxing Ballerina-themed New York Fashion Week presentations, ballet is without a doubt having a major pop culture moment. But I remain a purist to a certain degree, so when the opportunity presented itself to sneak b...
by eye4style on May 19, 2014

Black Friday at Home

Oh Black Friday, that crazy, crowded shopping day. When I was younger, I used to excitedly go out shopping and eat Thanksgiving leftovers upon returning home with my purchases. It was my favorite way to spend the day. Now, I have no energy or desire...
by Karen's Soiree on Nov 26, 2013

New York Theatre Ballet announces Keith Michael’s The Nutcracker – December 14, 15 and 22

New York Theatre Ballet announces Keith Michael’s The Nutcracker at New York City’s Florence Gould Hall coming December 14, 15 and 22. This is the third year of Keith Michael’s The Nutcracker, an enchanting holiday ballet.  From cl...
by NYC Single Mom on Nov 16, 2013

Classical, Gospel, Pop….Music Learned from Mom

My parents were were two entirely different people. Mom is very involved in the church; dad went (sitting in a pew in the balcony) and bolted as soon as the service was over. Mom likes the theater, symphony and ballet; dad liked sports and TV. Mom is...
by middleSage on Sep 17, 2013

Say Bye Bye To All That Glitter

Hi dear readers, hope your day has been as productive as mine. Being that it’s Friday, I thought I might as well pack away all the Christmas stuff before welcoming the weekend. After a super busy morning, Isabella finally fell asleep and I had...
by Amelia Atherton on Jan 4, 2013

Celebrate the Holidays with Nickelodeon + DVD Bundle Giveaway

The holidays are here and Nickelodeon wants to celebrate with you and your family!  Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution help preschoolers and kids get in to the...
by The Mommy-Files on Dec 20, 2012

120 Years of the World's Favourite Festive ballet - The Nutcracker

Dancers (left to right) Stanislava Belinskaya as Clara, Lydia Rubtsova as Marianna and Vassily Stukolkin as Fritz in the first production of the The Nutcracker, the Mariinsky Theatre, 1892Photos by RIA Novosti / ArenaPALWe celebrate the 120th anniver...

Clara and Nutcracker Stocking Pt. 2

 I'm done!!!!!! It only took me a whole year (see part 1), but I finished Samantha's Christmas stocking which will hopefully last her as long as mine has lasted me. I'm so thrilled with how it turned out. Seeing an idea come to fruition&nbs...
by A Girl In Transit on Dec 14, 2012

I Love Christmas Trees!

Editor’s Post by Deborah Hetrick Catanese I suspect that the German heritage of my family was the impetus of my lifelong obsession with Christmas trees. Germany is credited for this fine tradition, … Continue reading →...
by Project Motherhood on Dec 14, 2012

The Best Things to Do in New York for Christmas

New York is one of the best cities to celebrate Christmas in. The lights, the food, the shows! Where else could you enjoy everything like this in one place! I mean, have you seen Elf? Could there be a more magical Christmas setting in the world? All...
by TravelingPanties on Dec 9, 2012

2012 Cyber Monday Week Lightning Deals – Music CDs & Box Sets

All week, Amazon has been offering up Lightning Deals, limited quantities of various products for a discounted price for a 4-hour window of time, centered around the biggest online shopping time of the year -- Cyber Monday. You have to be on the look...
by Geeks of Doom on Dec 1, 2012

Special 3D Screening of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker *Giveaway

There’s a million things I want to do; people to meet, worlds to explore – Clara, The Nutcracker The very first time I watched The Nutcracker was as a young girl at a small theater in LA. I was enchanted by the grace and precision of the...
by Rockin' Mama on Nov 20, 2012

I've Always Wanted My Own Matryoshka Doll...

Add a silk scarf and now I have one! The video below is pretty cute. She gets more energetic towards the end <3...
by A Girl In Transit on Apr 9, 2012

El Cascanueces 3D – Sinopsis, Trailer, Poster, Ficha Tecnica y Mas

Bienvenidos a este post dedicado a la pelicula El Cascanueces 3D, que es protagonizada por Celestia Fox, Deborah Aquila, Jennifer L. Smith, Zsolt Csutak, aqui encontraras su sinopsis, trailer, poster, ficha tecnica y mucho mas… Poster de la pel...
by Sobre Cine on Feb 8, 2012


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