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‘Nutcracker’ returns with ‘wow’ ending

The third time’s the charm for Nevada Ballet Theatre’s “The Nutcracker,” which returns to The Smith Center Dec. 13-21 with several on- and off-stage changes — including the finale.

Avoid Black Friday lines with ‘Nutcracker Extravaganza’

Dance your way through Black Friday at the Discovery Children’s Museum, where the second annual “Nutcracker Extravaganza” celebrates Nevada Ballet Theatre’s upcoming production of “The Nutcracker” with dance performances and lessons, costume try-ons, photo ops and more.

Nevada Ballet Theatre delivers another holiday treat with ‘Coppelia’

It’s not “The Nutcracker,” but Nevada Ballet Theatre’s season-ending production of “Coppelia” has more than a few similarities with the Yuletide favorite, from its living-doll title character to its fanciful score, sets and costumes.

Kids get taste of dance life performing ‘The Nutcracker’

The holidays bring traditions such gathering around the table for favorite foods, the scent of the Christmas tree and performances of “The Nutcracker.” The Las Vegas Ballet Company plans to present the traditional ballet at 7 p.m. Dec. 20, with 2 p.m. matinees scheduled Dec. 21-23 at Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center, 1771 Inner Circle Drive.

Ballet ready to warm up right for ‘The Nutcracker’

There’s a sigh of relief at the Las Vegas Ballet Company. Performers had a full rehearsal schedule before this month’s show, something it wasn’t able to do for its last performance because of an increase in rental fees for Las Vegas-Clark County Library District facilities.

‘Nutcracker’ sizzles with special effects

It’s a gift, to be sure – but one so resplendently wrapped that the contents can’t possibly compete with the elaborate exterior packaging.

‘The Nutcracker’ prepares for Smith Center debut

The Nevada Ballet Theatre is scheduled to perform “The Nutcracker” for the first time in The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave., at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15.