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A "Swingin' Nutcracker" a la Ellington with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

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December 09, 2016

STEP into the holiday season with this fully realized jazz version of the timeless Nutcracker. Riffing off of Ellington’s dazzling reimagining of a portion of Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece, jazz composer Paul Murtha has created an entire “Swingin Nutcracker” with both an Act 1 and Act 2. This semi-staged production features the vibrant and percussive dancing of Washington based company, Step Afrika! Join the BSO for this very special world premiere.

Event Details

Event Category
  • Dance
  • Kid-friendly
  • Music
General Information
  • Admission: Tickets start at $12.50
  • Family-friendly
Neighborhood
  • Mount Vernon

Contact

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
1212 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Directions
Phone:
410-783-8000
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