Reimagining Nutcracker’s Tale

Reimagine the Nutcracker’s story in a modern setting.

The Nutcracker Ballet might seem to draw its charm from its magical, vintage setting; however, stories are universal and could be adapted to any age or setting. This prompt allows you to relocate the story from the Victorian era to 21st century, retaining essential elements while introducing contemporary characters and issues. Will the Nutcracker be a humanoid robot? How might Marie’s relationship with her nutcracker change?

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