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Nutcracker.

Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Author). Sendak, Maurice, 1928- (Added Author). Mackerras, Charles, 1925-2010 (Added Author). Barker, Patricia. (Added Author). Ballard, Carroll. (Added Author). Kushner, Donald. (Added Author). Carroll, Willard. (Added Author). Bigney, Hugh. (Added Author). Sharp, Vanessa. (Added Author). Walthall, Wade. (Added Author). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und Mausekönig. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 85 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : MGM : 1986.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Pacific Northwest Ballet, Hugh Bigney (Herr Drosselmeier), Vanessa Sharp (Young Clara), Patricia Barker (Dream Clara), Wade Walthall (Nutcracker); London Symphony Orchestra, conductor, Sir Charles MacKerras.
Summary, etc.: The colorful holiday classic is finally brought to the big screen, designed by famed children's story author and artist Maurice Sendak, and written for the first time to be as close as possible to the original story. A lavish, exciting and heart-warming celebration of dance, of music, and of life. Based upon the Pacific Northwest Ballet's original production.
Target Audience Note: Rated G.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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