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Event Series Event Series: “A Tale of the Nutcracker”

“A Tale of the Nutcracker”

December 17, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$20 – $30

Northwest Performing Arts Alliance and Riverside Performing Arts present “A Tale of the Nutcracker” at 6 p.m. Dec. 17 and 18 at Fort Vancouver High School, 5700 E. 18th St., Vancouver. This retro 1950s-themed production is inspired by E.T.A. Hoffmann’s “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” and is directed by Riverside Performing Art’s Dance Director Josh Murry-Hawkins. The performance opens at a party on Christmas Eve at the Williams residence, where Clara eagerly awaits the arrival of her favorite aunt, Debra Meiers, who is bringing a new line of toys from Meier and Frank for the children, including a nutcracker. What magic will occur as Clara dreams of human sized mice, enchanted soldiers, snow fairies, and a land of dancing sweets? The production blends acrobatics, classical ballet, jazz and with music by Tchaikovsky and Duke Ellington. Tickets range from $20 to $30, plus ticket fees, available at northwestpaa.org/nutcracker.



December 17, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$20 – $30
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Fort Vancouver High School Auditorium
5700 E. 18th St.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
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