The Nutcracker For The Next Generation: Part One, Set Design

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The Atlanta Ballet has performed The Nutcracker for the past 23 seasons, and for the 24th edition, held December 8-24, 2018 at the Fox Theatre, artistic director Gennadi Nedvigin and world-class choreographer Yuri Possokhov wanted to reimagine the Christmas classic. To do so, they called on award-winning and nominated designers: Tom Pye, sets; Finn Ross, projections; David Finn, lighting; and Sandra Woodall, costumes.

Click through the slideshow to read about the sets, and stay tuned for more on the lighting and projections!

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