The story ofthe Nutcracker Ballet

by Deborah Hautzig

Publisher: Random House in New York

Written in English
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  • Nutcracker (Ballet) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Nutcracker (Ballet),
  • Ballets -- Stories, plots, etc

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Summary, Relates the story of the popular ballet, in which a little girl travels with the Nutcracker Prince to the Land of Sweets.

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Illus. in full color. In simple, clear language, children can follow thestory of the Christmas ballet themselves, from the opening Christmas Eve partyscene to the closing scene in which Marie and her Nutcracker prince bidfarewell to the Land of the Sweets. "Children who are exposed to the balletevery Christmas will enjoy reading it on their own."-- "School Library Journal. 2 days ago  History of "The Nutcracker" Now a holiday classic, The Nutcracker ballet was originally based on the book, "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King," written by E.T.A. Hoffman. Story of the Nutcracker Book. Story of the Nutcracker Book. Regular price $ Sale price $ Sale. Unit price / per. Nutcracker Ballet Coloring Book. Nutcracker Ballet Coloring Book. Regular price $ Sale price $ Sale. Unit price / per.   ‎The magic of the beloved ballet is captured in this delightful Read & Listen edition. Art by a Caldecott Honor Book artist complements a succinct narration that is ideal for young children. This ebook includes Read & Listen audio narration/5(32).

Find shows in your state. Find a performance in your state, or visit Your City to find out when we will be in your area. This holiday season, experience Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker – acclaimed by the press and adored by audiences everywhere.   The Nutcracker is a ballet traditionally performed during many other ballets, it is popular for children as well as adults. Based on a surreal short story by German writer E. T. A. Hoffmann, The Nutcracker tells the story of Clara, a young girl who dreams of having adventures with a nutcracker that she receives for Christmas. This nutcracker is particularly suited to such. 4 hours ago  “‘The Nutcracker’ isn’t just about a production or a performance. As dancers, ‘The Nutcracker’ has become kind of the annual staple in our seasons, whether we are students, a choreographer or a professional dancer,” she said. “‘The Nutcracker’ is a tradition for most ballet . 2 days ago  Kids are the stars in Debbie Allen’s “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker,” a modern twist on a classic ballet A new Netflix documentary gives an inside look at the talented young people of the Debbie.

  Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky premiered his now internationally beloved ballet "The Nutcracker" in Choreographed by Marius Petipa and his assistant Lev Ivanov, audiences in St. Petersburg, Russia, were not particularly taken with the performance, which was loosely based on the dark E.T.A. Hoffmann story, "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.". - Explore Night Kitchen's board "The Nutcracker Illustrations and Art" on Pinterest. See more ideas about nutcracker, art, mouse king pins. 12 hours ago  Tupelo Ballet’s 38th annual presentation of “The Nutcracker” will be Dec. at BancorpSouth Arena, marking the first time the arena has hosted the popular holiday event. The falling snowflakes now assume human form and come to life. They dance the "Snowflake Waltz". Marie and the Prince appear and walk hand in hand toward a star which resembles the Christmas star, as Act I of the ballet ends. In Act II, Marie and the Prince arrive at the Kingdom of Sweets, ruled by the Sugar Plum Fairy.

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The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet is a beautiful, classic book about the story everybody knows. The book has beautiful pictures carry the text along and make the story come to life. flag Like see review/5. A charming re-telling of The Nutcracker, drawn for about 4 to 5 year olds.

It holds attention well, is close The story ofthe Nutcracker Ballet book to many versions of the ballet to be a link to performances. The colors are particularly eye-catching and attractive/5(). Let's Celebrate The Nutcracker includes the themes from the eight pieces of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite.

Written on the grand staff, the short bar The story ofthe Nutcracker Ballet book allow students to perform music from the entire suite. The story of the ballet and Brand: Random House Children's Books.

About The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet. The magic of the beloved ballet is captured in this delightful Read & Listen edition. Art by a Caldecott Honor Book artist complements a succinct narration that is ideal for young children.

This ebook includes Read & Listen audio narration. The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet - Ebook written by Deborah Hautzig. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet/5(16).

"The Nutcracker" was based on a story by E.T.A. Hoffman called "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King." While the original story was centered around a girl named Marie and was considered dark and scary, French writer Alexandre Dumas adapted it to be much lighter.

Inthis version was turned into the ballet. As she was crying, the nutcracker came striding into the room. The Mouse king turned around and said, “Prepare to die, oh ugly one,” but the nutcracker bit off each of the Mouse King’s seven heads, and soon he lay dead. When he had defeated his enemy, Clara picked up her hero and took him back to her room.

Maurice Sendak worked on a version of The Nutcracker for the Pacific Northwest Ballet inand put out a book in He described Hoffmann's story as. The Nutcracker Ballet: A Book, Theater, and Paper Doll Fold-Out Play Set |The classic story of The Nutcracker comes to life with this book, theater, and paper doll play set.

Read along in the page storybook as your paper doll characters (more than 40 of them!) dance their way through three different foldout stages. The Nutcracker Ballet - Provides the history of the Nutcracker Ballet, Nutcracker music, Nutcrakcer links, Nutcracker movies and information on Nutcracker Ballet performances in your area.

The Nutcracker Site provides a central location for Nutcracker Ballet information. Nutcracker performance listings are provided by state and city and by the company performing the Nutcracker Ballet. Vintage The Story Of The Nutcracker Ballet Book And Cassette.

Condition is "Used". This is straight from an estate sale. It is a read along cassette. The cassette has NOT been tested. The book does have some creasing due to the way it was stored and wear to the covers from being read.

Still very readable and Rating: % positive. My yr old son and his 14 month old brother are utterly transfixed by this book. After watching a ballet performance of The Nutcracker on YouTube, my son instantly recognised the story and really enjoyed the lovely, detailed illustrations.

The musical clips are very short, and we all wish they were a little s: The magic of the beloved Nutcracker ballet is captured in this affordable edition. Art by a Caldecott Honor Book artist complements a succinct narration that is ideal for young children. Recommended for ages 4 to 8.

The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet () by Diane Goode5/5(2). The Nutcracker, ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The last of his three ballets, it was first performed in December The Nutcracker tells a story about a girl who befriends a nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas Eve and wages a battle against the evil Mouse King.

Kids Books: The Nutcracker book read aloud for children. The fairy tale-turned Christmas ballet is now in a book. Listen to world-famous music while hearing. The story of the Nutcraker.

my favorite ballet. Once there was a girl named Clara. Her family was having a Christmas party with there friends. Clara d. Illus. in full color. In simple, clear language, children can follow the story of the Christmas ballet themselves, from the opening Christmas Eve party scene to the closing scene in which Marie and her Nutcracker prince bid farewell to the Land of the Sweets/5.

The Nutcracker Prince musters his toy infantry and the cavalry. A huge battle takes place. Just as the Mouse King is about to overpower the Nutcracker doll, Clara distracts him, allowing the Nutcracker to strike the winning blow.

Once again Drosselmeyer calls upon his magic and the Nutcracker is transformed into a handsome boy. The Nutcracker Story Page 1 Act I Scene I: A Christmas Eve party at the Stahlbaum house where Clara is given the Nutcracker as a Christmas present.

The Nutcracker Ballet is derived from the story “The Nutcracker and the King of Mice” which was written E. Hoffman. The story begins on Christmas Eve in 19th Century Germany. About this Item: Random House Books for Young Readers, Softcover.

Condition: Fair. Relates the story of the popular ballet, in which a little girl named Marie embarks on an enchanting adventure, along with the Nutcracker Prince, to the Land of Sweets where she.

Find Nutcracker books for all ages. The Nutcracker ballet is loosely based on a book, “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” by E. Hoffmann. Written init predates the ballet by more than 75 years. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker ballet debuted in "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" (German: Nussknacker und Mausekönig) is a story written in by Prussian author E.

Hoffmann, in which young Marie Stahlbaum's favourite Christmas toy, the Nutcracker, comes alive and, after defeating the evil Mouse King in battle, whisks her away to a magical kingdom populated by dolls.

More Books by Deborah Hautzig & Diane Goode See All. The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet: Read & Listen Edition. Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland. Little Witch Goes to School. Happy Mother's Day. (Sesame Street) L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz. Other Books in This Series/5(67).

The Story Orchestra series brings classical music to life for children through gorgeously illustrated retellings of classic ballet and program music stories paired with second sound clips of orchestras playing from their musical scores. Manufacturer's note: please pull the white tab out of the back of the book before use/5().

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King was a story by E.T.A. Hoffman. He was a German-born in Prussia, which is now Russia, and he was a lawyer and judge. His original story was much darker than the version we now know.

His story of The Nutcracker and the Mouse King is about Marie Stahlbaum’s favorite Christmas toy, the Nutcracker, which comes to. Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker," the story of a young girl's journey to a magical land on Christmas Eve, is perhaps not only the composer's most famous work but also one of the most famous ballets of all time."The Nutcracker" is often performed during the Christmas season due to its content, and many families make it an annual tradition to attend a performance.

This is a visually beautiful book. I found it at the local library and wanted to add my own copy to my collection of ballet and dance books. It is a large, well-produced book with lots of great photos. However, it should really be noted that this is a very British-centered account of the history of s: The Story of the Nutcracker Ballet.

Act I. Scene 1 Scene 2 Scene 3. Act 2. Act I. It is Christmas Eve in the late nineteenth century at the Von Stahlbaum home. Excitement runs high as last minute preparations are made. Grandparents and guests begin to arrive to celebrate the holiday with Clara, Fritz and their parents. Arriving late in the.

The story of The Nutcracker – in pictures Tchaikovsky’s ballet of The Nutcracker has come to sum up the magic of the festive season. But there is a darker history to the story, and the. I watch “The Nutcracker Ballet” every year around Christmastime, usually via film, and over the years, I’ve easily seen a dozen different versions, so I thought it might be fun to share the top five versions of this classic story (and later this week, we’ll discuss why this story has had such staying power as compared to other, similar fantasies written around the same time).

About The Nutcracker Ballet. A Step 3 early reader retelling of the classic story of the Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker. From the opening Christmas Eve party scene to the closing scene in which Marie and her Nutcracker prince bid farewell to the Land of the Sweets, young readers will be enchanted while enjoying a successful reading experience.

A Step 3 early reader retelling of the classic story of the Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker. From the opening Christmas Eve party scene to the closing scene in which Marie and her Nutcracker prince bid farewell to the Land of the Sweets, young readers will be enchanted while enjoying a successful reading : Deborah Hautzig.Abridged version for young readers of ETA Hoffmans's Story Of The Nutcracker.

Delightful tale of a little girl's love for an enchanted nutcracker, with all the wonderful scenes: Christmas Eve at the Stahlbaum house, the arrival of Godfather Drosselmeier and the presentation of the Nutcracker, the fierce battle between the Nutcracker and the seven-headed Mouse King, and much more.