Interlochen Arts Academy’s “The Nutcracker”

Airing on Broadcast—DPTV Channel 56 Friday, December 25th at 8p ET.

We will be putting the broadcast stream here for those outside the viewing area.

Thirty-four young Interlochen Arts Academy dancers from 22 US states bring Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet to life with beautiful (socially distanced) choreography, mesmerizing visual effects, and charming characters. With state-of-the-art digital projections and more than 100 exquisitely detailed costumes, the story of Clara’s journey to the Land of Sweets will captivate children and grown-ups alike. 

Interlochen Arts Academy is the nation’s premier arts boarding high school, where emerging artists from around the world transform passion and potential into purpose. Guided by distinguished artists, students pursue pre-professional training in music, dance, theatre, visual arts, creative writing, and film alongside a robust academic curriculum, preparing them to excel in the arts and beyond. 

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  1. Celeste R Hanes

    This was an excellent performance and beautifully danced! I enjoyed it very much.
    The dancers performed beautifully with masks on and socially distanced as difficult as this must have been to do.
    The costumes were very pretty / handsome and scenery/background well done.
    Innovation and creativeness were definitely used to put on this performance. Thank you.

  2. Sandra DiDonato

    Wonderful performance! We enjoyed it immensely. Thank you!