Ovation’s annual Battle of the Nutcrackers is back with four versions of the classic ballet ready to duke it out for the honor of being 2014’s Fan Favorite. Voting has begun, so get going! You could win an iPad Mini. The winning version airs December 22nd at 8 ET/5 PT.
Ovation will be airing each ballet in full the week of December 15th at 7 AM ET on Morning Canvas. You can also watch The Dance Of The Reed Flutes from each ballet below and vote on Facebook. This year’s contestants are:
The Royal Opera House 2000
Youri Vamos 2009 (The Nutcracker — A Christmas Carol)
Mariinksy Ballet 2012
The Bolshoi Ballet