DAVID'S PICK: The Royal Ballet's 'The Nutcracker'
No, the Royal Ballet is not making a last minute visit to Pikes Peak Center to present this beloved holiday season staple. And with the multitude of homegrown productions in the region, if you’re fan, you’ve probably already had a “nutty time” in one venue or another. Thanks to the magic of satellite and cinema, one the world’s great ballet companies will put the exclamation mark on the art form for 2012. Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece plays on Sunday at noon over at Cinemark Town Center, 3305 Cinema Point, 596-0442, and at 2 p.m. at Carmike Chapel Hills 15, 1710 Briargate Blvd., 594-6000. Also, balletincinema.com