Friday, December 9th, 2016
Aventura Arts & Cultural Center
3385 NE 188th St, Aventura, FL 33180-2933
A holiday classic, this yearly masterpiece will be showcased in Miami and Broward for all families' enjoyment, with the original choreography by Vladimir Issaev. The ballet tells the story of Clara, who receives an unsuspected gift on Christmas Eve: The Nutcracker! The magic of this present allows the beautiful young lady to travel to the Land of Sweets after enduring an epic battle with the unique Rat King. Issaev maintains the traditional Russian ballet while implementing his own choreography style, developed on his constantly evolving dancing troop. Leading today by principal dancer Venezuelan Mary Carmen Catoya, shining again as Sugarplum Fairy and alternating this protagonist roll with Lillian Hill and Hinano Eto. Opposite principle lead are Daniel Sarabia and Ramil Bagmanov rotating the roll of the Cavalier.