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Review: Alexei Ratmansky's startling new Nutcracker

The greatness of Alexei Ratmansky's new Nutcracker , which American Ballet Theatre premiered on December 23 at Brooklyn Academy's Opera House, lies in two famous scenes, both recognizable yet reconceived and reanimated by the choreographer. The snow sc
Love and snow
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  January 07, 2011

Two tales retold

The big ballet companies are shackled tighter than ever to the idea of the story ballet.
NYCB’s The Nightingale and the Rose, ABT’s Sleeping Beauty
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  June 12, 2007