Thank you Mommy Nearest for including My First Nutcracker as one of your 12 Best Holiday Shows for NY Families!
My First Nutcracker
The classic Nutcracker isn’t perfect for all age groups, but this rendition at New York City Children’s Theater is a fantastic first introduction. A 50-minute, kid-friendly show (best for ages 3 to 8), this ballet follows Clara and the Prince as they travel to a magical Christmas wonderland complete with whimsical decorations, sweet treats, dancing flowers and one pesky mouse.
The Presidential election is around the corner and all over the news. Talking to our young people about government, politics and civic duty is a big conversation, so let’s start now. In our last video, we explored different ways a citizen can help their community. But what if someone isn’t a citizen? What can a non-citizen do?