THE NUTZ SERIES

1.01.2011

THE ORIGINAL BALANCHINE COFFEE





How divine is this? From the 1954 production of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker ™, the  fabulous Arthur Mitchell, with four child parrots, the children Marie and her Nutcracker Prince, and what appears to be a hookah, all on an oriental rug.      






photo from the New York City Ballet Archive, with [Fred] Fehl's name on lower right.