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Richmond Ballet Presents "The Nutcracker"

Valerie Tellmann-Henning and Malcolm Burn
Photo: Louise Keeton / VPM

It is that time of the year, time for "The Nutcracker" with the Richmond Ballet and Richmond Symphony!  This season marks Artistic Director Stoner Winslett's 40th time staging her continually evolving, acclaimed version of The Nutcracker, with the wonderful score by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Ballet Master Malcolm Burn and Valerie Tellmann-Henning stopped by our VPM Music studios to talk about this year's production.  Here's a list of the remaining performances (all in the Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Energy Center):

  • Wednesday, December 18th at 7:00PM
  • Thursday, December 19th at 7:00PM
  • Friday, December 20th at 7:00PM
  • Saturday, December 21st at 2:00PM and 7:00PM
  • Sunday, December 22nd at 1:00PM and 4:30PM
  • Monday, December 23rd at 1:00PM and 5:00PM

I hope you enjoy our chat!

Yours in good music,
Mike Goldberg
Classical Music Host, VPM Music