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The Hip Hop Nutcracker

Date:
Tue Dec 17, 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location:
Music Center at Strathmore
Category:
Program Partner
Level:
All, Ambassadors, Brownies, Cadettes, Daisies, Juniors, Seniors, Volunteer
 

This holiday mash-up is back by popular demand! Join Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they set off for a magical adventure…in modern day New York City. The Hip Hop Nutcracker features Tchaikovsky’s classic score punched up by all-star contemporary and hip-hop dancers, a DJ, a violinist, and Kurtis Blow, one of hip-hop’s founding fathers, who opens the show with a short set. Innovative visual effects transform the landscape of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s beloved story from traditional 19th century Germany to the vibrant, diverse sights and sounds of modern urban life. Through this remixed and reimagined version of the holiday classic, The Hip Hop Nutcracker takes us on a journey that celebrates love and community.

$33-68 (We distribute free Strathmore music patches at all events.)

For questions or concerns please contact

Shruthi Mukund

smukund@strathmore.org

301.581.5199