The Nutcracker Suite is a world famous ballet scored by none other than Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The story follows Clara as she enters a dream-like world after she is given a nutcracker for Christmas. When her nutcracker comes to life, he leads his tin soldiers to strike up a battle with the Mouse King. Upon the mouse army's retreat, Clara and her Nutcracker Prince travel through a snowy forest to the magical Land of Sweets where they meet the Sugar Plum Fairy. They dance in celebration with all the forest inhabitants. The Nutcracker has become one of the most recognizable Christmas themes, since the story not only takes place on Christmas Eve but captures the whimsy and festive nature of Christmas. Bring some of that whimsy into your home with these fantastic Nutcracker figures, ornaments and decor pieces!