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Southwest Nutcracker took the stage this weekend

Posted at 5:38 AM, Dec 14, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-14 07:38:48-05

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - KGUN9 On Your Side's Guy Atchley spent the final day of rehearsal with the Tucson Regional Ballet as they prepared for 'A Southwest Nutcracker'.  Guy narrates the beauty he captured through the lens of his camera.

A Southwest Nutcracker featuring the Tucson Symphony Orchestra is an original, full-length classical ballet that translates the traditional Nutcracker to Tucson in the 1880's, complete with coyotes, cavalry, and rattlesnakes.

PHOTO GALLERY: 'A Southwest Nutcracker'

The live orchestra, lovely costumes and beautiful, professionally designed sets – combined with the stunning dancing – all make for a holiday tradition in Tucson, that is enjoyed by the entire family

Tucson Regional Ballet (TRB) was founded in 1983, with the goal of bringing quality ballet to a diverse audience at affordable Prices. For the past 28 years, TRB has provided an affordable ballet experience to thousands of families, teachers, and students, while at the same time reflecting the cultural richness of the Southwest.

For more information on the Tucson Regional Ballet, click here.