Gen Horiuchi’s Nutcracker is a large-scale production with glorious sets and lighting, hundreds of colorful costumes, rousing music and the talents of Saint Louis Ballet’s professional dancers alongside students of the Saint Louis Ballet School.
A tradition for families throughout Saint Louis and beyond, Gen Horiuchi’s Nutcracker captures the spirit of the holidays with the two-act spectacle originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Op. 71). The libretto is adapted from E. T. A. Hoffmann's story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.
Thursday, December 23, 2021 at 2:30pm
Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center (PAC), Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall
1 Touhill Circle, St. Louis, Mo. 63121-4400