Episode 18

The Nutcracker

December 11, 2017

Unlike other Christmas traditions that Americans import from abroad, The Nutcracker didn’t become a Christmas tradition until it reached America. And as far as Christmas traditions go, it’s one of the newer ones we have.

Publicity still from the original production of The Nutcracker

Fun Links

  • Nutcracker Nation: Book by Jennifer Fisher, the expert guest from this episode
  • Super Co-op Squad: Video game podcast hosted by Johnny Mac, who shares a Christmas memory in this episode

Music from this episode

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