“Nutcracker Key West 2012" Available online $25 (DVD + shipping). Starring principle dancer Natalia Ashikhmina, with her Cavalier Joseph Nygren Cox. Natalia Ashikhmina, was the youngest prima ballerina of the Russian National Ballet in Moscow, and is currently a principal dancer Louisville Ballet. Over 50 of our very own talented children of Key West shine along side international and local dancers and performers. The live show was filmed during 3 performances from 6 vantage points.
Nutcracker Key West, produced bi-annually, is the largest community production brought to the stage in Key West. It is produced by Paradise Ballet Theatre Presenters a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. This year 60 of our community's children and adults and 15 professional dancers from around the world will join together again for our 6th year to produce this outstanding historical recreation of Key West's version of the Nutcracker, Nucracker Key West.

This special holiday tradition lives in the hearts and memories of all that participate, view, and give to this amazing show. Nucracker Key West is dazzling and unique with her tiny chickens, humorous roosters, lively shrimp, and brilliant jewels of the Atocha.

Donations can be made here, and pledges may be made via the PayPal buttons. Be a part of the magic and consider sponsoring a part of this piece of our heritage. Please support Nutcracker Key West!

Purchase the 2012 Nutcracker DVD!
$25 (incl. shipping)

The above link is for a $100 dollar donation. Please e-mail the Executive Producer if you would like to make a donation of another amount - thanks!

The fastest way to Key West for this year's spectacular Nutcracker, the Key West Express!

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Dogwood foundation Blake Hunter Ann McKee Artists Fund Curry Mansion Local Color
Strunk Ace Hardware Dr. John Calleja Pepes Cafe           Blue Heaven Key Air          
Marilyn Weber           Key West Women's Club Amy Stahl Andrea Spottswood Jean Maun
Kate Miano Gail Murray           Ultimate Racing           The Ajitahrdaya Gift Fund       The Hyatt Hotel Marriott Beachside           Tourist Development Council