Kids Commute - Nutcracker Week! Friday

Dec 8, 2017

Kids Commute Episode 64 - Nutcracker Week - Friday! THE NUTCRACKER: "Final Waltz & Apotheosis."
Credit Marie Patinio Sanchez, Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker

Happy Friday! Welcome to the last day of Nutcracker Week on IPR's Kids Commute - classical music for kids!

This week, we've been following the story of Russian composer Peter Tchaikovsky's classic holiday ballet, THE NUTCRACKER.

Today, everybody dances one last, big dance together, and Clara goes home.

Friday, December 8, 2017
THE NUTCRACKER: Final Waltz & Apotheosis
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Here's today's 'Kids Commute:

There's so much wonderful music in THE NUTCRACKER, and it's so much fun to watch! Click here to tune in to a LIVE webcast of the ballet at Interlochen Center for the Arts on Saturday, December 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Here's THE NUTCRACKER starring Mikhail Baryshnikov as The Nutcracker Prince and Gelsey Kirkland as Clara: