Lew Christensen comparing a half completed drop for "Nutcracker", designed by Robert Hearn, circa 1966-1967


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Lew Christensen comparing a half completed drop for what would be his newest production of "Nutcracker", featuring costumes and sets by Robert Hearn, and due to premiere in December 1967. Image in the San Francisco Ballet Archives from San Francisco Chronicle Collection, California Historical Society, San Francisco.

Choreographer: Lew Christensen
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Scenic and Costume Design: Robert O'Hearn
Lighting Design: Thomas Skelton


Photographer Unknown


circa 1966-1967




Christensen, Lew, 1909-1984
O'Hearn, Robert
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893


San Francisco Ballet


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Photographer Unknown, “Lew Christensen comparing a half completed drop for "Nutcracker", designed by Robert Hearn, circa 1966-1967,” San Francisco Bay Area Digital Dance Archive, accessed February 29, 2024, https://mpdsfdance.omeka.net/items/show/3602.