HIP HOP NUTCRACKER at The Bushnell | Kids Out and About Hartford

HIP HOP NUTCRACKER at The Bushnell

Through this re-mixed and re-imagined version of the classic, the dynamic performers of The Hip Hop Nutcracker take us on a journey that celebrates love, community and the magic of the holiday season. A holiday mash-up for the whole family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is back and better than ever. Directed and choreographed by Jennifer Weber, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music. A unique and joyful event, this evening-length production is performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, a DJ, a violinist, and MC Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop’s founding fathers, who opens the show with a short set.

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Just like the original, in The Hip Hop Nutcracker, Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince go on a dream adventure battling a gang of mice, visiting the land of sweets and learning the lessons of the holiday season. Innovative digital graffiti and visuals transform the landscape of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s beloved story from traditional 19th Century Germany to the vibrant, diverse sights and sounds of contemporary New York City.

IMPORTANT: Mask and vaccination requirements are in place for all visiting The Bushnell - including children under 12. Visit Bushnell.org/COVID19 to review full policy.

 


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Location:

166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT, 06106
United States
Contact name: 
Christy Grecsek, Box Office Manager
Email address: 
Dates: 
12/17/2021
Time: 
7:30 PM

Ages

9-12 years Teenagers Adults & kids together Adults without kids