Review: A Sugarplum Fairy waves a sweet ‘Nutcracker’ goodbye


              This image released by the New York City Ballet shows principal dancer Sterling Hyltin as the Sugarplum Fairy, center, and students of the School of American Ballet as the Angels, during a performance of George Balanchine's "The Nutcracker," in New York on Dec. 4, 2022. (Erin Baiano/New York City Ballet via AP)
            
              This image released by the New York City Ballet shows principal dancer Sterling Hyltin as the Sugarplum Fairy, left, and Andrew Veyette as her Cavalier in George Balanchine's "The Nutcracker," in New York on Dec. 4, 2022. (Erin Baiano/New York City Ballet via AP)
            
              This image released by the New York City Ballet shows principal dancer Sterling Hyltin taking her final bow with New York City Ballet after performing as the Sugarplum Fairy in George Balanchine's "The Nutcracker," in New York on Dec. 4, 2022. (Erin Baiano/New York City Ballet via AP)
Review: A Sugarplum Fairy waves a sweet ‘Nutcracker’ goodbye