Photo Essay: Nutcrackers Around the Nation Display Regional Flair
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Like Max in "Where the Wild Things Are," Clara is tumbled about in her boat as she travels to the shores of Pasha's palace, the second act of Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker. "Maurice even tucked a curious monster on his storybook traveler to follow Clara's voyage," said Boal. Here the Chinese tiger dances with the Chinese quartet.