Vail Youth Ballet Company production of ‘The Nutcracker’ features larger cast, professional dancer

Vail Youth Ballet Company production of ‘The Nutcracker’ features larger cast, professional dancer
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By Krista Driscoll

BEAVER CREEK — The story of “The Nutcracker” begins with a Christmas party, where parents waltz and clink glasses and children anticipate the arrival of Herr Drosselmeyer with his magic tricks and wind-up dolls. That party will be a bit bigger this year when the Vail Youth Ballet Company brings its production to the stage.“It really just captures the whole holiday spirit, but it’s also different because we have some local high school guys playing the parents — from basketball and soccer to dancing on the stage, which is completely different,” said Michele Philippon, a senior at Vail Mountain School …

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