By Ralph Covert, G. Riley Mills
This is often no traditional Nutcracker! This time, it truly is Fritz's tale. the conventional Nutcracker story will get became on its head during this rollicking Christmas event, in response to the hit musical A Nutty Nutcracker Christmas by means of the preferred family members song rock megastar Ralph Covert and playwright G. Riley generators. contains a bonus CD of songs from the musical, that includes a read-aloud music with the song and tale woven jointly.
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A SMACK! And a KICK! after which the Nutcracker’s hat got here off, and Fritz observed anything he didn’t anticipate . . . And simply then, the Mouse King slipped again contained in the toy closet and was once long gone. “Hurry! ” acknowledged the Nutcracker to Fritz, “we’ve received to trap the Mouse King sooner than he ruins Christmas! ” An event! Fritz loved the sound of that. So he the Nutcracker into the toy closet, brooding about the place on this planet it should lead. As they gone through the closet, Fritz observed a small boat looking forward to them on the fringe of an ocean. “Get in! ” acknowledged the Nutcracker. “Hurry! ” So Fritz climbed aboard. As they sailed, the Nutcracker instructed Fritz all approximately her battles with the Mouse King. “He hates Christmas, simply because he hates it each time young children are happy,” the Nutcracker defined. “It used to be me who locked him within that online game of yours . . . ” “How? ” Fritz interrupted. “Too a lot to provide an explanation for now! ” the Nutcracker acknowledged. “We’re right here! ” Fritz regarded as much as see the shore of a wierd and lovely land. “Welcome to Christmas wooden! ” introduced the Nutcracker with a smile. “Everything here's made from sweet. you may also consume the bushes! ” Fritz snapped off a close-by twig— it tasted like actual peppermint! They sailed alongside the winding canal via a woodland of peppermint timber. there has been nonetheless no signal of the Mouse King, yet Fritz spotted a sea of twinkling lighting within the distance. “That’s Toy city! ” smiled the Nutcracker. “It’s the place Santa’s such a lot magical toys come from. we need to get there prior to it’s too overdue! ” They arrived on the front to Toy city and have been greeted by means of the Mayor of Christmas wooden himself. The Mayor speedy ushered them inside of, and the massive gates closed with a clank. Toy city was once abuzz with task. Sugar Plum Fairies flittered approximately, elves busily wrapped provides, and the city sq. was once packed with the main tremendous toys Fritz had ever visible. “I’m happy you warned us,” acknowledged the Mayor. “We have been on the subject of to begin the Wind-Up Ballet! ” “What’s that? ” requested Fritz. “It occurs each year on Christmas Eve,” the Nutcracker defined. “It’s how the toys say goodbye. You’ll see. persist with me to the Gilded Gate! ” The Gilded Gate stood within the middle of city, glittering with colourful lighting fixtures. “Every toy needs to go through this gate prior to it leaves Christmas Wood,” acknowledged the Mayor. “The toys listed here are all alive until eventually that second. Then the magic is going inside of, and simply the affection of a kid can ever convey it out back. ” Fritz watched as one of many bears marched in the course of the Gilded Gate and have become . . . a teddy undergo! tune stuffed the air because the toys danced with the elves and fairies, spinning and cartwheeling towards the Gilded Gate. every body used to be so entranced through the ballet that they didn’t become aware of the darkish determine rising from the shadows . . . “Looks like I’m simply in time,” acknowledged the wretched rodent, spraying clouds of nasty, smelly cheese all over. The Wind-Up Ballet screeched to a halt as every body all started sneezing and coughing. Fritz all of sudden discovered he knew precisely what to do. “The blossoms from the peppermint tree! ” He shouted.