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New in 2016! Limited Edition Kissy Doll

The holidays, traditionally a time of family gatherings and joyful gift giving, is also the time to see Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker from coast to coast in November and December. You can keep the memories alive by having a character from the classic Great Russian Nutcracker such as magical Kissy Doll, the Nutcracker Prince and Rat King home or give them as gifts! Here are just some of the unique and classic Russian toys and dolls in the Moscow Ballet Gift Store...

img_5535-4 New in 2016! Limited Edition Kissy Doll is 18” tall and wears a copy-cat version of the one-ofa-kind Ribbon-Candy Tutu created for Moscow Ballet by American Designer Dennis Ballard.

For those who love a good cuddle, the plush toy Valentin the Bear has 2 new friends: “Valentina the Ballerina” in a Waltz of Flowers costume and the handsome “Nikolai Nutcracker Prince.”

Also new are the Rat King, Prince and Harlequin Nutcrackers which are 10” tall, hold a sword, scepter or jester wand, and are made of wood with golden, handpainted details.

All ages enjoy the new Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker Audio Book featuring the voice of Broadway veteran James Warwick with added bonus of Oscar Wilde’s Wilde delightful story “The Selfish Giant.”

Christmas Globes that are glass, 3 inches in diameter and hand-painted feature Moscow Ballet scenes.

Russian Matrushka or Nesting Dolls are hand-painted with Great Russian Nutcracker scenes NEW Items are available at kiosk stores in the 2016 venue lobbies on the tour and www.nutcracker.com/merchandise.

NEW Items are available at kiosk stores in the 2016 venue lobbies on the tour and www.nutcracker.com/merchandise.