In November and December 2011, members of Studio 12 documented the Hamilton production of the Nutcracker Ballet
featuring the Canadian Ballet Youth Ensemble and The National Ballet of Cuba. These images show the practice sessions, rehearsals and well as views from backstage during the actual performances. Also included are images from the Mixcracker
, an evening of contemporary and classical ballet presented by The National Ballet of Cuba.
Five members of the Studio12 – artistic photographer’s collective are sharing their images of this special photography opportunity: