December 12-28 at The Triple Door
"The Best Thing About Christmas in Seattle"
"Audiences for these sold-out shows . . . go wild"
Lily Verlaine and Jasper McCann return to Seattle's illustrious Triple Door for their eighth annual installment of Land of the Sweets: The Burlesque Nutcracker. A spectacle of ecdysiastic pageantry, Land Of The Sweets has delighted holiday revelers since 2006 by giving the Nutcracker ballet a bawdy makeover!
This year's production will delight the newcomer and surprise return visitors to the Land of the Sweets. New cast members formerly of Spectrum Dance Theater and Ballet Bellevue make the dancing even hotter, and favorites from past years will be back in all their glory. Waxie Moon's nefarious Rat King, Lily's steamy Countess of Coffee, and Miss Indigo Blue's icy Snow Queen are on the invite list, but don't be surprised if some new guests show up at this year's soiree!
Jasper McCann hosts the "rollicking, frolicking, unabashed and uninhibited celebration of the season" (Seattle P.I) that features... READ MORE»