Ballet 314 has published a children’s book, "The Nutcracker & the 1904 World's Fair", and adapted it to bring the story from the stage to your very own home!
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About the Book
Clara and her sisters eagerly prepare for bed on Christmas Eve. After discovering a special walnut trinket, the family is reminded of the magical Toymaker they met at The World’s Fair. Share in their journey as Clara, Louisa, and Marie dance through a dream filled with familiar sights, sweets, and sounds. What more surprises await on Christmas morning? Ballet 314 brings St. Louis’ favorite historical event and everyone’s most treasured holiday classic together in this unique re-telling of “The Nutcracker & the 1904 World’s Fair.”
Click here to buy your own copy of "The Nutcracker & the 1904 World's Fair" (scroll down a little on the page)
Select here Ballet 314 to learn more about the performers!