Tchaikovsky’s ballet masterpiece The Nutcracker gets a hip-hop remix from all-star dancers, DJ Boo and legendary MC Kurtis Blow. Get discount tickets for this unusual and updated version of the holiday classic.
There are two performances only in New York City, Friday and Saturday, November 20 and 21. Tickets are $12.50 to $35, half off the walk-up price.
Pirouettes are replaced with popping, and Tchaikovsky’s iconic score gets a modern mash-up with an electric violinist and DJ. The evening-length show celebrates love, family and the magic of Christmas Eve.
Plus, the entire magical story is set in a contemporary urban setting, which may or may not be New York City.
Opening night features a short set by legendary MC Kurtis Blow.