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Photo Credit: Jesús Chapa-Malacara

Photo Credit: Will Heath
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158 Bleecker Street (between Thompson & Sullivan Streets), New York, NY. Nearby subway lines: ACE or BDFV to West 4th Street
December 20, 21, 27 & 28, 2011
For tickets and exact dates and times, visit or call 212.505.FISH

Nutcracker: Rated R Returns for Its Seventh Season!

(le) poisson rouge
158 Bleecker Street
December 20, 21, 22 & 28, 2012
For tickets and exact times, visit
or call 212.505.FISH


Nutcracker: Rated R
cracks open the heart of the classic children’s ballet to uncover drugs, sex, family secrets and all the other delights that make the Holidays so special.

Meet the cast. See the photos and the preview video. Check out the press. Visit us also on FacebookTwitter, and get our merchandise at Cafe Press. Most importantly, buy your tickets before we sell out! See you at the theater!


Dance Captain: Christina "CJ" Johnson
Performed by Jennifer Carlson, Sarah Conrad, Gregory Dubin, Jordan Fife Hunt, Duane Gosa, Angela Harriell, Atsunori Umihei Hayamizu, Miku Kawamura, Rachael Ma, Takushi “Huu” Minami, Nobuya Nagahama, Toshihiko Nakazawa, Tsubasa Ogawa, Joseph Schles, David F. Slone, Esq., & Julie Smith.

Direction / Choreography / Costumes: Angela Harriell. Musical Remixes: The Hack (a.k.a., David F. Slone, Esq.). Video Sequences: Jan Luc Van Damme. Produced by Angela Harriell / David F. Slone, Esq. Dance Captain: Christina "CJ" Johnson

Thanks to Karen Harriell, Alexis Karl & Ken Weaver, Theater for the New City, Cystald Field, Mark Marcante, Paul Birkelo, Gretchen Thomas, Materials for the Arts, Tom Murrin, David Cote, Nicole Graffeo, Megan Hessenthaler, Sasha Porter, Dan Izen, Lisa Kletjian, Filippe Chetrit.