In celebration of their 25th North American Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballet's "Great Russian Nutcracker" has launched a record size tour. The tour features leading soloists from the Mariinsky Ballet Theatre, Kiev National Theater, Perm Ballet Theater, Odessa State Academic Ballet Theatre, and the Almaty State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. Never before have so many ballerinas and danseurs, from the most highly-regarded ballet theaters across Russia, assembled in one tour to over 130 U.S. and Canadian cities. Moscow Ballet’s "Great Russian Nutcracker" is the only fully produced national tour of the Christmas favorite, including a 60 foot (and growing) Christmas Tree, seven backdrops featuring Russian heritage, 10-foot tall puppets, 40 dancers, and 100 costumes for each of the show's three national tours. Moscow Ballet’s "Great Russian Nutcracker" comes to the Gillioz Theatre Wednesday, November 8 at 7:00pm. Tickets are $28-$175 and available at www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets.