A Colorado Nutcracker
December 22 - 23, 2018190 S. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs, CO
The Colorado Ballet Society and the Colorado Youth Ballet will present A Colorado Nutcracker at the Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts on December 22 and 23. "Our unique Nutcracker highlights the fascinating local history surrounding the founding families of Colorado Springs," said Ballet Society and Youth Ballet founder and director, Patricia Hoffman. "The opening scene shows the officers of the Salvation Army escorting local orphans to Glen Eyrie for the traditional Palmer Christmas celebration. And Nikola Tesla, the world famous electrical engineer, is seen making his final party preparations at the historic Antlers Hotel, before heading out to the castle with some electrifying surprises for the General's guests."