Audiences proclaimed adoration for this original ballet, and the production received a 5-star review from DC Metro Theater Arts.
“…graceful, elegant, unbelievable, beautiful, stunning, unreal, adorable, and WOW!” -DC Metro Theater Arts
“…fascinated by the whimsical and dark aspects.” – Town Courier
Story by Elizabeth Odell Catlett and Heather Katz
Choreography by Elizabeth Odell Catlett and Katerina Rodgaard
Original Composition by Alexandra T Bryant
Lighting by Lynn Joslin
World Premiere Performances were held:
March 18 – March 20
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center
Click here to view the playbill for MBT’s World Premiere of Becoming Sugar Plum.
Perform this ballet with your studio or company:
“I urge all ballet companies to produce this wonderful new work and make Becoming Sugar Plum a new holiday tradition.” – DC Metro Theater Arts
The story, score, synopsis, and choreography of Becoming Sugar Plum are protected by copyright laws. For information about licensing this original work from MBT and related partners for your dance company, please email Metropolitan Ballet Theatre’s Executive Director: email@example.com. The score runs 85 minutes without pause.
Purchase the storybook:
Becoming Sugar Plum storybooks are available for retail purchase at MBT, and may also be available in larger quantities at discount pricing for you to sell at your studio, toystore, or bookstore. The authors may be available for signing events. Please email the author for details at firstname.lastname@example.org.