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NUTCRACKER by Ukrainian Shumka Dancers

Friday, November 29, 2019 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Upcoming Dates:

Saturday, November 30, 2019 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 30, 2019 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 1, 2019 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Event Summary:

Classical Ballet + Folk

Event Details:

Choreography by
Viktor Lytvynov + John Pichlyk

Composed by
Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Duration
1h 47 min (including intermission)

Shumka’s Nutcracker blends the grace and lyricism of classical movement with the strength and power of Ukrainian folk and character dance. This classic tale of young Clara and her dream Prince incorporates Ukrainian traditions and symbols, grand orchestral versions of Tchaikovsky’s legendary score, and lavish sets and costumes designed by National Opera of Ukraine’s Maria Levitska. Exuberant entertainment!

“A perfect first Nutcracker for many generations… A powerful and beautiful thing to behold.”EDMONTON JOURNAL

Category:

Performances

Location:

Royal Theatre

Admission Fee:

Starting at $49