Ballet Memphis to refresh ‘Nutcracker,’ pay tribute to Americana music

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 14, 2023 7:09 PM CT | Published: September 14, 2023 12:07 PM CT

“We are investing in … new sets, costumes, new choreography, but everything will still have the same music, energy that people have come to love and expect,” said Ballet Memphis’ artistic director.


Ballet Memphis The Nutcracker
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

A native Memphian, Elle Perry has earned graduate degrees from the University of Memphis and Maryland Institute College of Art. She’s written for publications including the Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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