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The Nutcracker Ballet

50 Years Of 'The Nutcracker' Ballet, In Stunning Photos

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 12.24.2014 | Arts

"The Nutcracker" might be a family favorite today, but back in the 1890s, the uber-famous ballet was a critical flop. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky prem...

I Went to See The Nutcracker So You Don't Have to

Alf LaMont | Posted 02.15.2015 | Comedy
Alf LaMont

My fiancee's parents won tickets to The Nutcracker, a ballet by Tchaikovsky that is considered "family friendly" and has allegedly something to do with Christmas. Below are the notes I took regarding the general plot of the show.

Why It Takes 8,500 Pairs Of Pointe Shoes To Put On 'The Nutcracker'

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.18.2013 | Style

Everyone is fascinated by what goes on onstage during a ballet, but we wanted to know what happens backstage. How long does it take the ballerinas to ...

Go See the Nutcracker!

Rev. Amy Ziettlow | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts
Rev. Amy Ziettlow

Although I enjoy The Nutcracker for sentimental reasons, I think there are compelling reasons that we should all attend a local version.

PHOTO: Nicki Minaj's Ballet Inspired Ensemble?

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.01.2012 | Black Voices

Just when we thought Nicki Minaj was starting to dress normal, the colorful rapper has given us yet another clownish outfit to shake our heads at--and...