Enjoy the magic of this classic story of love, courage, holiday warmth and ballerina dreams, as Clara experiences Christmas with her family, fights off the Mouse King, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the Kingdom of Sweets, realm of the Sugar Plum Fairy.
As Clara’s captivating adventure unfolds, children explore the concepts of bravery, imagination and speaking up for oneself.
Music and theater vocabulary words are highlighted in the text and compiled into a glossary with beautiful photographs to illustrate each term. The experience of live theater leaps from the page, endearing children to the performing arts. Each Ballet Series Storybook is based on a classic fairytale ballet.