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The Nutcracker

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The Nutcracker

Ballet in a Prologue, Two Acts and Three Scenes

Choreography by Kevin McKenzie
Music by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
Libretto by Wendy Wasserstein
Scenery by Paul Kelly
Costumes by Theoni V. Aldredge
Assistant to Mrs. Aldredge Barbara Matera
Lighting by Thomas R. Skelton and Rui Rita

World Premiere

(1993 Staging)

December 3, 1993
Orange County Performing Arts Center
Costa Mesa, California

Cast:
Yan Chen (Clara)
Robert Wallace (Nutcracker-Prince)
Victor Barbee (Drosselmeyer)
Julie Kent (Sugar Plum Fairy)
Robert Hill (Cavalier)
Christina Fagundes (Snow Queen)
Kathleen Moore (Dew Drop)

World Premiere

(2003 Staging)

December 12, 2000
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, D.C.

Cast:
Sandra Brown (Clara)
Angel Corella(Nutcracker-Prince)
Victor Barbee (Drosselmeyer)
Julie Kent (Sugar Plum Fairy)
Ethan Stiefel (Her Cavalier)
Gillian Murphy(Snow Queen)
Yan Chen(Dew Drop)