The Nutcracker, Then And Now | KCUR

The Nutcracker, Then And Now

Dec 20, 2016

Kansas City Ballet's 'The Nutcracker' features dancers Amaya Rodriguez and Liang Fu as the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier.
Credit Julie Denesha / KCUR 89.3

The Nutcracker is a local, and international, holiday tradition. How has the long-running performance transformed over the years here in Kansas City? We reflect on the old and consider the new, with local dancers, choreographers and directors.