Nutcracker (Creative Editions)

by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Publisher: Creative Company

Written in English
Published: Pages: 136 Downloads: 295
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Subjects:

  • Holidays & Celebrations - Christmas & Advent,
  • Holidays & Festivals - Christmas,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction

Edition Notes

ContributionsRoberto Innocenti (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12189497M
ISBN 100760774706
ISBN 109781568461359
OCLC/WorldCa77008113

Now available in a beautiful board book edition, the New York City Ballet presents a classic ballet tale for a modern ballet lover with George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, a holiday favorite. The New York City Ballet is known for showcasing classic stories of the ballet with their trademark stylish and Released on: Septem This dazzling novel will not only retell the moving story from The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, but half of the book will expand and explore the world of the Walt Disney Studios film with brand-new, exclusive te with beautiful full-page chapter opener illustrations and never-before-seen details that add new depth to the story, this novel will have readers eager to step into. Last year I was grateful for the incredible privilege to illustrate and design a children's book for FAO Schwarz. It's hard to find a more beloved and classic story than the Nutcracker and the Mouse King. The story was based on the original by E.T.A. Hoffman and was adapted by John E. Deaver.   Buy a cheap copy of The Nutcracker book by Susan Jeffers. New York Times bestselling artist Susan Jeffers has created a Nutcracker unlike any that has gone before, with a lovely spare text based on the ballet. This is the Free shipping over $/5(5).

  The story of The Nutcracker – in pictures. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Tchaikovsky’s ballet of The Nutcracker has come to sum up the magic of . Nutcracker Study Guide, Salt Creek Ballet Page 6 the Nutcracker the chance to run him through with his sword. The Nutcracker, released from an enchanted spell, turns into a handsome prince. Clara becomes a Princess. The Nutcracker Prince takes Princess lara’s hand, and escorts her on a magical voyage to the Kingdom of Snow and beyond. File Size: 1MB. Now, in this glorious new edition, acclaimed children's book author and editor Janet Schulman returns to the source'E.T.A. Hoffmann's “The Nutcracker and the King of Mice.” Here we meet Marie, her Nutcracker, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and all the other delightful characters, and we discover the answers to questions left unanswered by the ballet.   The original book in German, "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" was by ETA Hoffmann, who wrote it in his is our own Storynory adaptation, with music and magic. Proofread by Claire Deakin. Read by Natasha.

  Click the image below to view The Nutcracker digital program book. Wheeldon's acclaimed turn-of-the-century tale opens on Christmas Eve, , mere months before the grand opening of the World's Fair, as young Marie and her mother prepare for a Christmas Eve potluck celebration. The magic of the season takes hold when a visit from The.

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"A classic, new and complete. One of the ten best illustrated children's books of the year."-- New York Times Book Review The tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A. Hoffmann inhas fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost two hundred has retained its freshness because it appeals to the sense of wonder we all share/5().

How did the Nutcracker and the King of Mice become such mortal enemies. And how did the Nutcracker turn into a handsome prince. Acclaimed children's author and editor Janet Schulman (The 20th Century Children's Book Treasury) adapts E.T.A Hoffman's original, faintly sinister, tale and helps answer these questions.

The lines between good /5(66). The tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A. Hoffmann inhas fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost two hundred has retained its freshness because it appeals to the sense of wonder we all share.

Maurice Sendak designed brilliant sets and costumes for the Pacific Northwest Ballet's Christmas production of Nutcracker and has created4/5. New York Times bestselling artist and Caldecott Honor winner Susan Jeffers has created a Nutcracker as only she can—with lavish illustrations, magnificent detail, a glitter-brushed cover, and enchanting holiday scenes on every page.

This is The Nutcracker as you’ve never seen it before. Makes a lovely keepsake and gift. Join Marie, Fritz, and the intriguing Nutcracker himself on a magical /5().

The Nutcracker Ballet: A Book, Theater, and Paper Doll Fold-Out Play Set |The classic story of The Nutcracker comes to life with this book, theater, and paper doll play set. Read along in the page storybook as your paper doll characters (more than 40 of them!) dance their way.

I bought this book to intro my 3 year old to nutcracker and other Xmas concepts as part of a 25 days of Xmas book-a-day advent calendar. I bought 3 nutcracker books and the best one for intro or young minds surprisingly was The Story Orchestra version (Courtney-Tickle) which also Nutcracker book Tchaikovsky/5(25).

THE NUTCRACKER BALLET really helped my daughter understand and enjoy The Nutcracker on stage. She watched intently, her eyes bright and shining.

She loved the music, the dancing, and the story. We had a marvelous time. For anyone planning to attend a performance of The Nutcracker, I highly recommend this book/5(47). The Nutcracker, ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The last of Nutcracker book three ballets, it was first performed in December The Nutcracker tells a story about a girl who befriends a nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas Eve and wages a battle against the evil Mouse King.

The Ballerina of the Realms dances on every page of this magical book!From Disney's all-new live action film The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, follow the elegant Ballerina of the Realms as she dances center stage in this artistic pop-up Brand: Random House Children's Books.

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The Nutcracker story is told with each vignette, introducing a different character or accessory to craft. I would highly recommend adding this to your collection. — Fit2BTiedLifeExperience the enduring charms of the /5(7). The Nutcracker (Russian: Щелкунчик, tr. Shchelkunchik listen (help info)) is an two-act ballet ("fairy ballet"; Russian: балет-феерия, balet-feyeriya), originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Op.

71). The libretto is adapted from E. Hoffmann's story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King". Editorial Reviews "Sweet Ella Bella returns for her fourth appearance in a story based on a famous ballet, this time in a dreamlike interaction with the cast of The Nutcracker. As in Ella's previous dancing adventures, the story begins in Madame Rosa's ballet class in an old (possibly enchanted) theater, with the teacher introducing the music and plot of The NutcrackerBrand: Peterson's.

New York Times bestselling artist and Caldecott Honor winner Susan Jeffers has created a Nutcracker as only she can—with lavish illustrations, magnificent detail, a glitter-brushed cover, and enchanting holiday scenes on every page.

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The nutcracker doll that mysterious Godfather Drosselmeyer gives to little Marie for Christmas is no ordinary toy. On Christmas Eve, at the clocks strike midnight, Marie watches as the Nutcracker and her entire cabinet of playthings come to life and boldly do battle /5. The entire book features full-color artwork from the Golden Age of Illustration.

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The Nutcracker returns and suddenly turns into a Prince, who looks just like Drosselmeyer's nephew. He had been turned into a nutcracker by the evil Mouse King, and only by the King's death could the Nutcracker regain his human form. He goes to the dead Mouse King and with his sword cuts the crown off the King's head.

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Add. I have several picture book versions of The Nutcracker, but my favorite is this one, illustrated by Renee Graef.

Her warm and wonderful illustrations are the perfect complement to Hoffman's classic story. This is the version to buy because it also includes a CD with the story and Tchaikovsky's music/5.

This is the best book to read before seeing the Nutcracker ballet. There are lots of versions of the Nutcracker, but the original by Hoffman isnt great for young children and most versions dont relate very well to the ballet.

This book is really a retelling of the ballet more than the Hoffman story, and its /5. Clara gets a beautiful nutcracker for Christmas. She loves it very much. At night the nutcracker turns into a beautiful prince. Clara and the prince are attacked by giant mice, but they win the.

The Nutcracker story Drosselmeyer gives Clara a special gift--a nutcracker. Clara is immediately taken with the gift, but Fritz is jealous and breaks it. Drosselmeyer ties a bandage around the nutcracker The adults dance the “Grossvater Tanz” [Grandfather’s Dance] traditionally played at the end of celebrations, and the party ends.

Age Range: 4 - 8 years. The New York City Ballet presents a classic ballet tale for a modern ballet lover with George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, a. KidsStoryClub is a read along channel created by two fervent book enthusiasts.

Our aim is to read a new enjoyable story for children every day so the parents get to. "The Nutcracker" is the story of Clara, a little girl who is given a wooden nutcracker as a Christmas gift by the mysterious Dr. Drosselmeyer. That night, she experiences the nutcracker's battle with an army of mice and his transformation into a handsome prince.

In the first act of the ballet, Clara's parents, the Stahlbaums, throw a Christmas. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Read-Along Storybook and CD by: Disney Book Group. Buy Now. Available Formats Print & eBook. Follow along in this captivating Read-Along Storybook and journey to a strange and magical world where a young girl named Clara meets a soldier named Phillip, a gang of mice, and regents who preside over the Realms.

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The Nutcracker by Susan Jeffers. With its lush illustrations and a story based on Tchaikovsky’s libretto (rather than either of the written tales) this book is a wonderful rendition of the story for both older and younger kiddos. Orientalism by Edward Said. Parents need to know that T.E.

Morrow's The Nutcracker in Harlem sets the familiar Nutcracker story in s New York during the Harlem Renaissance. Here, young Marie and the toy soldier nutcracker are drummers. And the scope of the story sticks to the battle between the mouse general and the nutcracker, with Marie getting involved to scare the mice away.4/5.The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is a American 3D children's Christmas-themed fantasy mystery adventure film directed by Lasse Hallström and Joe Johnston based on a screenplay by Ashleigh Powell.

It is a retelling of E. T. A. Hoffmann's short story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" and Marius Petipa's and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's ballet The Nutcracker, about a young girl who is Music by: James Newton Howard.