The Hip Hop Nutcracker

When
Event has passed (Sat Nov 10, 2018 - Sat Nov 10, 2018)
Where
Paramount Theatre
Time
07:00 PM
Cost
$38 - $77
Tags
Dance (performance), Music
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Description

Tchaikovsky’s Score, Hip Hop Dance, NYC Style

The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary work set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, is an evening-length 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 prince, Myron, travel back in time to the moment when her parents first meet in a nightclub. Digital scenery transforms E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story of a palace of sugarplums into a romance set in 1980s Brooklyn. Courtesy of the Paramount Theatre Oakland.

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Location

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  1. Paramount Theatre 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA