Meaningful Gifts!

Activity and Interviews
Drosselmeyer gifts Clara Marie a very special gift - a nutcracker! We asked the cast to tell us about the most meaningful gift they've ever given someone or had someone give to them!
Creative Clubhouse KIDS

We asked the cast:

What is the most meaningful gift you’ve ever given or received? 

A couple years ago for Christmas I was given an Ancestry DNA kit- this was so amazing because I was able to connect with my heritage and learn more about where my family comes from!

Kalia Burrett

Clara Marie

A brand new DJ controller for the holidays last year!

Nick Alselmo

Nutcracker and Others

A set of notebooks and each of my friends wrote a note to me in the front pages (gel pens were also included).

Kaylin Johnson

Dewdrop Fairy and Others

Love ❤️ I’ve actually never gotten a Christmas gift before sadly to say

Samuel St. Juste

Cavalier and Others

It seems kind of silly, but my parents got me a Puppet Playhouse Theatre for Christmas when I was four or five. I could not stop putting on puppet shows for my family every single day. This gift was so special because it really made me feel seen. My parents knew I was a performer and really fostered that and allowed me to be creative from such a young age.

Kyle Marra


My partner and step son got me flowers when we moved in to our current place. It wasn’t a holiday or my birthday, so it was particularly sweet. I dried them and still have them in our bedroom!

Alex Oliva


My First Nutcracker

You’re invited to Clara-Marie’s holiday party! Join Clara-Marie and the Prince as they travel to a magical kingdom filled with sparkling skies, dancing flowers, and a pesky mouse king in this interactive holiday classic reimagined for your youngest theatergoers!

Adapted for young audiences by Barbara Zinn Krieger and directed and choreographed by Melissa Riker, NYCCT’s hit dance theater production invites the audience to join in the fun and will have the whole family dancing along! This must-see holiday show returns to Theatre Row this holiday season!

Use discount code CLUBHOUSE and save 20% on tickets! 

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