Christmastime just wouldn’t be the same in Pittsburgh without THE NUTCRACKER, performing at the Benedum Center Dec. 6th through 29th. Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s Artistic Director Terrence Orr discusses the details he’s crafted into this particular production that will have Pittsburghers coming to see it again and again. Host Brian Edward delves into the dynamic director’s career to learn how it began, and the discipline it takes to succeed in ballet – past and present. Listen to “The Full Martini” – the complete, unedited interview in audio podcast for more insight on the ballet industry, the evolution of The Nutcracker, and Brian Edward as…King Rat?? Nutcracker photography by Rich Sofranko.