NBT’s The Nutcracker: Home for the Holidays is a delightful, family-friendly three-part television series taking viewers inside the world of The Nutcracker.
From its creation to the herculean efforts required to bring the story alive on stage, to the artistry of NBT’s professional company of dancers and the unbridled energy of its Academy student performers, this behind-the-scenes look at The Nutcracker will delight viewers of all ages.
Hosted by renowned broadcast personalities Dayna Roselli and Sean McAllister, the series will feature new commentary, never before seen footage and excerpts of some of our memorable past performances.
Nevada Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker: Home for the Holidays will be presented in partnership with the Las Vegas Review-Journal and will air on Cox’s YurView TV (channel 14 / 1014 HD). Episodes will premiere each Tuesday, December 1, 8 and 15, with two re-airings each week. A “Marathon” showing of all three episodes will air December 22, 23 and on Christmas Eve.
While the holidays will be different for everyone this year, NBT and the Las Vegas Review-Journal are delighted to make sure they remain as spectacular as ever.
Broadcast Schedule – YurView Las Vegas (Cox ch. 14/1014 HD)
All times listed as PST
Episode 1: Creating A Holiday Tradition
Featuring performance highlights, interviews and favorite memories from Las Vegas families, enjoy this fun look at The Nutcracker as a holiday tradition and Nevada Ballet Theatre’s work to bring the tradition to Las Vegas.
Premiere: Tue, Dec 1 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Thu, Dec 3 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Sat, Dec 5 at 2:00pm – 2:30pm
Episode 2: Only In Vegas
Performance highlights, behind-the-scenes access and memories from Las Vegas families, enjoy this fun look at how Nevada Ballet Theatre created a Vegas-sized version of The Nutcracker appropriate for a city built on spectacle.
Premiere: Tue, Dec 8 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Thu, Dec 10 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Sat, Dec 12 at 2:00pm – 2:30pm
Episode 3: A Kid’s Eye View
A Kids’ Eye View: Featuring performance highlights, stories from The Nutcracker’s youngest dancers and memories from Las Vegas families, enjoy this fun look at how The Nutcracker gives dozens of kids a magical moment in the spotlight each holiday season.
Premiere: Tue, Dec 15 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Thu, Dec 17 at 6:00pm – 6:30pm
Re-Airs: Sat, Dec 19 at 2:00pm – 2:30pm
Christmas Week Marathon (Episodes 1, 2 & 3)
Premiere: Tue, Dec 22 at 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Re-Airs: Wed, Dec 23 at 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Re-Airs: Christmas Eve at 5:30pm – 7:00pm