The uniquely Vegas production has come a long way since the days of scavenging for casino performance spaces.

Six reasons Nevada Ballet Theatre’s ‘The Nutcracker’ remains a classic holiday must

December 13th, 2018

The uniquely Vegas production has come a long way since the days of scavenging for casino performance spaces.

  • “There’s so many parallels of my life. It’s one of most relatable roles I’ve ever played.”

  • “Immersive theater is the next evolution in entertainment, and it has taken a large turn now that the video game generation has grown up and ...

  • Director Chris Davies points out that the play touches on the issues of immigration reform and women’s rights—without losing any laughs.

  • A son writes a running list of reasons to live to help his suicidal mother. The reasons are not grand, but small, intimate and attainable—such ...

  • “It’s been so nice to inspire through this show, not only to inspire minorities and Latinos but just to show you can live in this ...

  • “The goal is twofold: to support producers and make sure actors have enough work.”

  • Actress Natalie Senecal loves Clown Bar so much, she plans to get a rubber chicken tattoo.

  • It’s part comedy improv, part choose-your-own-adventure and part full-on fantasy world building.

  • Like her fictional counterpart, local 10-year-old Teah DeStefano dreams of entertainment stardom.

  • The source material has also inspired three hit movies, including 1998’s ‘You’ve Got Mail,’ with Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan.

  • This year’s event features 11 different productions, from musicals to dramas to comedy.

  • The music is fantastic, but the real joy comes in seeing the costumes, set, dancing, acting and singing giving shape and sight to the sounds.

  • It’s time to place the musical up there with the Statue of Liberty and Mount Rushmore.

  • The edgy musical stage adaptation features four songs and actors dressed as animals kicking around a giant dirt pit.

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