Chubby Jesse Urchin shocks everyone except her ex-dancer mother Corinne when she is accepted into the prestigious Battleboro School for Dancers. As Corinne struggles to acclimate to her posh stomping grounds of old, Jesse learns that to get to the top she must kill or be killed when she suddenly finds herself immersed in the cutthroat world of prima ballerinas. Written by
Did You Know?
The title refers to one of the most famous dances in Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker". The dance is also sometimes called "Dance of the Reed Flutes", "Dance of the Shepherd Pipes", "Dance of the Shepherds" or "Dance of the Toy Flutes". See more