The Nutcracker ballet has become a worldwide holiday ... used the music and left the story far behind in his version, complete with a 20-foot Venus, bicyclists, accordions, and mechanicals. Detroit brought the piece home with a hip-hop remake, being.
Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times) Just wrapping up a run at the Ahmanson, Simon Stephens’ Tony-winning tale ... Nutcracker” featuring children from two local dance schools. Miami City Ballet has a three-year commitment to do the holiday classic at the.
He is releasing a new single, “Christmas Delight,” this season and expects to have a holiday ... and classic music. It’s incredible,” he said. Director-choreographer Jennifer Weber said she was glad for Blow’s contributions to “Hip Hop.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker" is probably unlike any other version of ... the production combines Tchaikovsky's score with hip-hop dance to create a new yet still-familiar holiday classic. The show was staged Wednesday night at the Santander Performing Arts.
It’s an opulent presentation of a classic ... “The Hip-Hop Nutcracker,” Dec. 27-30, Knight – Speaking of quick returns, this updated version set to Tchaikovsky’s music played last Christmas. A new holiday tradition? “Riverdance,” Jan.
The show is an adaptation of the classic tale in ... tap, hip-hop and modern. They added gospel, African and Caribbean music, as well. Some characters wear traditional African prints. Besides producing "The Christmas Chocolate Nutcracker," Ashanti offers.
The fall months also will see some of the year’s top offerings for fans of classical music ... as will a flamenco dancer. The holiday classic gets a fresh spin with this hip-hop-infused telling in which a girl and her Nutcracker prince journey back.
Sometimes, the post-Thanksgiving hangover lasts a little too long, and we need a jumpstart to ignite our holiday ... Hop Nutcracker"-- We've all seen some iteration of Tchaikovsky's classic Christmas tale, but what about "The Hip Hop Nutcracker," a pulsing.
There's a work-in-progress presentation of Meredith Monk & Vocal Ensemble's "Cellular Songs" Nov. 12 at the Wesleyan Center for the Arts. "Classics" this season can mean classic literature ... and "The Hip-Hop Nutcracker" starring MC Kurtis Blow Dec.
Inside, the sound of music ... remixed Tchaikovsky’s classic tale in order to add elements of dance that aren’t commonly seen in mainstream productions. “We have kids performing from ages 5 to 16, and we include styles like Bollywood, Chinese, tap.