Christmas without The Nutcracker: ballet that’s a holiday favourite cancelled in many North American cities because of pandemic

//Christmas without The Nutcracker: ballet that’s a holiday favourite cancelled in many North American cities because of pandemic

Christmas without The Nutcracker: ballet that’s a holiday favourite cancelled in many North American cities because of pandemic

For many, it’s not Christmas without the dance of Clara, Uncle Drosselmeyer, the Sugar Plum Fairy, the Mouse King and, of course, the Nutcracker Prince.Unlike Hong Kong, where Terence Kohler’s 2012 production staged by the Hong Kong Ballet is set to return in December, the coronavirus pandemic has led to cancelled performances of The Nutcracker across the US and Canada this year, eliminating a major and reliable source of revenue for dance companies already reeling financially following the…

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