‘Nutcracker’ Dances into Capitol Theatre in Wheeling

Photo by Scott McCloskey

The Moscow Ballet performs its “Great Russian Nutcracker” at the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling on Wednesday. The performance is part of the ballet’s 25th-anniversary North American tour and features a Moscow setting, lavish costumes and professional Russian dancers as well as about 70 local children from dance schools all over the Ohio Valley. The host studio was Oglebay Institute School of Dance.