The Nutcracker Rouge – nice and naughty

A mysterious fog surrounds the stage and auditorium as you enter the Minetta Lane Theater for Company XIV’s production of  Nutcracker Rouge. As the lights begin to dim we see Marie-Clare (a lovely Laura Careless) glide through the audience, making her way onstage, inviting us into her dream-like world. Marie Clare is half Marie-Antoinette, half…