Formerly called The Chocolate Nutcracker, The Nutcracker Twist is a spin on the classic ballet, but this one tells the story of Claire traveling the world in a dream with her toy nutcracker. It begins in a Harlem Renaissance swing setting and goes to Jazzland, Gospeland, Land of Funk Africa, Brazil, Mexico and Bollywood. Presented by Artz 4 Life Academy, the show includes lots of children from the bay area. See it at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $17-$37. Toll-free 1-800-874-9020; mahaffeytheater.com.