Since it was first performed in Russia in the 19th century, “The Nutcracker” ballet, set to Tchaikovsky’s score, has become a holiday favorite worldwide. Travelzoo subscribers have an early opportunity to save up to 25% on tickets for Moscow Ballet’s “The Great Russian Nutcracker” this December.
The following seating levels are available for the 5 p.m. performance Sunday, Dec. 1, at the Orpheum Theatre:
With handmade costumes and classical choreography, "The Great Russian Nutcracker" pays homage to the original ballet. The St. Paul Pioneer Press praises the dancers’ “strength, grace and elegance” and says the production wows audiences with “spectacular dancing and a kaleidoscope of colorful costuming.”