“The Nutcracker” has become a holiday tradition, and is performed by countless ballet companies around the world.
“‘Nutracker,’ for ballet companies, is kind of our Super Bowl,” said Saint Louis Ballet dancer Stephen Lawrence, who plays the Cavalier in the company’s production of “The Nutcracker.”
Dance St. Louis' season opener features four world premieres performed by four St. Louis professional dance companies. The Saint Louis Ballet, Leverage Dance Theater, MADCO, and Common Thread Contemporary Dance Company are teaming up to open the 2012-2013 season with “New Dance Horizons.”
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