Hip Hop Nutcracker
November 18 @ 8:00 pm UTC-8
A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary re-imagination of Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, sets out on athirdnational tour. The Hip Hop Nutcracker is an production performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, DJ and violinist. Through the spells cast by the mysterious Drosselmeyer, Maria-Clara and her Nutcracker prince, travel back in time to the moment when her parents first meet. Digital scenery transforms E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story of sugarplums into 1980s Brooklyn. The Hip Hop Nutcracker celebrates love, community and the magic of New Year’s Eve. The Hip Hop Nutcrackeris directed and choreographed by Jennifer Weber, artistic director of the Brooklyn based theatrical hip-hop dance company Decadancetheatre. It was adapted to contemporary New York Cityby Mike Fitelson, executive director of United Palace of Cultural Arts(UPCA)and includes hip-hop interludes remixed and reimagined by DJ Booas well as an on-stage electric violinist.
Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Fri, 28 Jul 2017 at 10:00 AM
SDT Presale : Mon, 24 Jul 2017 at 10:00 AM
CEN Presale : Tue, 25 Jul 2017 at 10:00 AM