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Culture-Adventure-Must See in 77 destination cities…
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker brings holiday spirit to life in December and November
Company of 40 perform Olympic-worthy leaps, lifts and pirouettes in each performance
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(Berkshires, MA)June 24, 2013 –Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker brings holiday spirit to life in over 70 cities this season. In its 21st season, the world-traveled company offers the best of Russian culture and athletics to veteran travelers, satisfies the most cultured palate and entertains audiences of all ages. Prepare for the 2014 Olympic games in Socchi by seeing the all Russian Moscow Ballet in your city.The company of 40 acclaimed and award-winning dancers performs Olympic-worthy leaps, lifts and pirouettes in the traditional story of a girl and her Nutcracker Prince. Exclusive to Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker, is a tribute to world peace in which 2 dancers become one “Dove of Peace” with a 20 foot wingspan. The performance is recommended by national media: New York Times Chief Dance Critic says,“Knockout…kids were wide-eyed with delight”; Dallas Morning News,“The dancing sparkles in Great Russian Nutcracker” and Charleston Today,“Breathtaking strength and awe-inspiring lifts.”Whether bringing the family home for Thanksgiving, traveling for vacation to the big city or entertaining loved ones together in your hometown, Moscow Ballet’s Christmas storycreates memories for a lifetime. Celebrate the best of Russian athleticism and ballet at the Great Russian Nutcracker! Go to www.nutcracker.comfor more information. List of 77 destination cities below.
Moscow Ballet - In addition to the Great Russian Nutcracker, company repertory includes time-honored Russian ballets Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Romeo and Juliet, Cinderella and more. For over twenty years the company has performed 100 engagements annually in North America in a majority of the top twenty demographic markets. The company’s mission and national platform enables it to share the renowned Vaganova training with over 5000 local dance students annually in the “Dance with Us” program. www.moscowballet.com.
Talmi Entertainment is the exclusive North American representation for Moscow Ballet which performs annually in seventy cities across the US and Canada. Under Talmi management Moscow Ballet has consistently delivered unparalleled Russian artistry and record sales for over 2 decades. The Moscow Ballet tours grew out of the Talmi’s “International Glasnost Tours” in the late 1980’s. Talmi Entertainment was founded by award-winning Juilliard School alumnus, composer, conductor and producer, Akiva Talmi.
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