Barbie in the NutcrackerBarbie™ doll magically comes to life through stunning computer animation in this modern adaptation of the E.T.A. Hoffmann classic. The tale begins when Barbie, playing the role of Clara, receives a beautiful wooden Nutcracker as a gift from her favorite Aunt. That night, while Clara sleeps, the Nutcracker springs to life to ward off the evil Mouse King who has invaded Clara's parlor. She awakes and aids the Nutcracker, but the Mouse King shrinks her by casting an evil spell. Clara and the Nutcracker set off on a spectacular adventure to find the Sugarplum Princess, the only one who can break the Mouse King's evil enchantment.
Living a Ballet Dream Documentary
The tale is enhanced with spectacular dance scenes created by the acclaimed choreographer, Peter Martins, and features the beloved music by Tchaikovsky performed by The London Symphony Orchestra. The real-life movements of dancers from the New York City Ballet bring the beauty of ballet to the screen in a way never seen before.
BONUS DVD FEATURES:
A gorgeous portrayal The Nutcracker, were dreams and reality intertwine. Against all odds the Nutcracker & Clara (Barbie) set out to find the mythical sugarplum fairy, but what they find is so much more. Bravery, kindness and love can overcome all, and reveal beauty inside.
In her new turn as a dramatic heroine, BarbieTM demonstrates that, if you are kind, clever and brave, anything is possible.