How Mother Ginger became Mother Hen

December 6, 2015

Maestro Carmon DeLeone, Music Director, has seen Mother Ginger transform with every new iteration of Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker ever performed by Cincinnati Ballet. Learn about her history over the last 40 years and hear Victoria Morgan’s explanation as to why the chicken crosses the stage.

Visit our Vintage Nutcracker Photogallery to see the original Mother Ginger and more from past performances!

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