A 'Snowflake' dress waits for the Pacific Northwest Ballet's new version of 'The Nutcracker.' 
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A 'Snowflake' dress waits for the Pacific Northwest Ballet's new version of 'The Nutcracker.'
Credit: KUOW Photo/Isolde Raftery

See New 'Nutcracker' Costumes At Pacific Northwest Ballet

The winter holidays are months away, but at Pacific Northwest Ballet dancers and crew are working at a fever pitch on the annual production of "The Nutcracker."

This year’s version is brand new to PNB. Choreographed by the late George Balanchine, it features new sets and costumes by children’s author/illustrator Ian Falconer.

See how these costumes are coming to life: