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The Nutcracker presented by Degas Dance Studio
December 7, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
One event on December 8, 2019 at 8:00 am
For Immediate Release
Contact: Anacia Weiskittel
Email: [email protected] www.degasdancestudio.com
THE NUTCRACKER PRESENTED BY DEGAS DANCE STUDIO
Agoura Hills, CA December 7th 5PM and December 8th 1PM at APAEC Agoura Performing Arts Education Center. Bring your whole family to share and enjoy this wonderful holiday tradition and celebration of local arts and culture.
This acclaimed production, set to the music of Tchaikovsky, features professional dancers, Chasen Greenwood as the Prince (Barak Ballet, National tours of: Oliver, The Music Man & West Side Story) and Danielle Towne on stilts as Mother Ginger (Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, DWTS & SYTYCD.)
Exceptional pre-professional students, including, National Young Arts Winner Savea Kagan as Sugar Plum and Doll, San Francisco Scholarship recipient Bruno Koskoff as The Cavalier, Alvin Ailey Scholarship recipient DuJan Foley as Drosselmyer and ABT Summer Intensive Repertoire Soloist
Makenna Friedman as Clara bring youthful energy to the stage, along with additional pre-professional academy and student performers.
The Nutcracker features choreography by; Jennifer Currier (Classical Ballet Director/ABT certified instructor), Anacia Weiskittel (Artistic Director/Owner of Degas Dance Studio), Nancy Dobbs Owen (Director/Choreographer and AMDA faculty member) and Alexis Weisbrot (trained with UArts, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago) with stage combat designed by Charles Currier (AMDA faculty).
Many of the beautiful costumes are custom hand made by Yolanda Jamison (Sewcontagious) and magical digital backdrops were created by Emmy Nominated Creative Director Ken Carlson.
Audiences young and old rave about this being one of the BEST and most entertaining, pre-professional productions of The Nutcracker.
Tickets $20-42 at www.degasdancestudio.com