West Hawaii Dance Theatre lights up the holidays by presenting "The Nutcracker Ballet”.
This delightful holiday classic is performed at Kahilu Theatre on Saturday, December 21, Sunday, December 22, and Monday, December 23, 2019. All performances will be at 2:00pm
A full orchestra under the baton of Maestro Brian Dollinger with musicians of the West Hawaii Dance Theatre Orchestra will accompany the dancers.
The visually stunning festive family-friendly production includes more than 70 dancers and Guest Professional dancers. Shaina Liebson, Alberta Ballet and Ballett im Revier in Germany, Damir Emric, Royal Danish Ballet, Jessica Woodman San Jose Ballet, Miho Tsutsumi, Matsuyama Ballet Company, Ryuske Kishida, Yanomoko Ballet Company, and Timour Bourtasenkov, Carolina Ballet and Bolshoi Ballet.
Choreography is based on the original Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo version, and has been updated for this year's production.
A silent auction and Nutcracker Boutique will be held in the lobby. Proceeds benefit WHDT’s ongoing programs, scholarship fund, and studio renovations.
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