The Springfield Ballet Company has produced a documentary that provides an exciting behind-the-scenes journey through the history of the company's annual production of The Nutcracker. The film spans more than 40 years and includes exclusive interviews, never-before-seen footage and a look at company alumni who played the role of Clara over the years. The Springfield Ballet Company was formed in 1975 by the merger of two local dance companies – Copper Coin Ballet and Ballet Concert Group. The Nutcracker was the company's first production and it quickly became an annual holiday classic. So, go online to select a time to view the documentary, grab your family and some snacks, snag the best seats in the house and prepare to enjoy this new holiday production.

"Through Clara's Eyes"
Scheduled and on-demand viewing
Through Jan. 3
$30-$48
springfieldballetco.org
217-544-1967

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  • John Morgan

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