The Nutcracker Hits the Streets of NYC During This Spin on the Christmas Classic

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. Check it out for yourself on Friday, November 29th at Cobb Energy Center!

A unique and joyful event, the evening-length production of The Hip Hop Nutcracker 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.

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. 

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. Enjoy a different approach to these everlasting values with The Hip Hop Nutcracker! Cobb Energy Centre is a premier venue for Broadway shows, ballet, concerts, educational shows, family performances, opera, corporate meetings, and events. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre is the first major performing arts facility built in metro Atlanta in five decades.

The Hip Hop Nutcracker will be performed live at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on Friday, November 29th at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices start at $31 and are on sale now via Ticketmaster. You don’t want to miss it!

No matter your lifestyle, The Sidney at Morningside Apartments in Atlanta, Georgia goes out of our way to provide the ideal community atmosphere. Take your weekday or weekend plans to the next level and make note of this local event in your personal planner!

Event Time/Date:
Friday, November 29, 2019—7:30 PM

Event Venue Location:
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

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