Posts Tagged ‘Ballet West’

ToDo ToDay: “Picturing Mary,” the Mauls, and the Effects

Discover the Virgin Mary's many personas in this new exhibition.

Mixed Nuts: Choose Your Own Nutcracker

Just about every ballet company worth its salt puts on its own version of the 120-year-old two-act ballet The Nutcracker. Why? Well, force of habit, perhaps, but also ticket sales: Some productions of Nutcracker can rake in enough to float a troupe’s entire season. Good thing ballet lovers never seem to tire of Tchaikovsky’s score [...]