One of the most memorable aspects of a ballet production is the costumes. Watch this video to learn more about how San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker costumes were created!
Nutcracker Costume Facts:
- The most expensive costume to make was Drosselmeyer’s coat, which cost $11,000.
- The Snow Queen’s sparkling tutu includes anywhere from 300-500 Swarovski crystals and took about 80 hours to make!
- The big dancing bear’s padding cost about $5,000.