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Young People's: Swingin' Nutcracker
  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Roderick Cox, conductor
  • Minnesota Dance Theatre

Recommended for all grade levels
Ever hear of the Peanut Brittle Brigade, the Toot Toot Tootie Toot or the Arabesque Cookie?

They’re all a part of the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn version of The Nutcracker Suite. The Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Dance Theatre will perform movements from the original Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky, interspersed with movements from the Ellington-Strayhorn version. Join us for a beautiful blend of jazz and classical genres—and experience this beloved holiday classic like you’ve never heard or seen it before!

Homeschool families

No workshop is scheduled for this performance.

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
http://www.minnesotaorchestra.org
Minnesota Orchestra Young People’s Concerts are for schools, homeschools and families looking for an outstanding arts experience that is both educational and engaging. All orders must have at least one child (ages 1 to 17) and at least one accompanying adult.

Young People's: Swingin' Nutcracker

with Minnesota Dance Theatre

Tickets

1531652241

1449158400

1563793041

Thu Dec 3 2015 10am

Other Performances

Wed Dec 2 2015 10am

Wed Dec 2 2015 11:35am

Thu Dec 3 2015 11:35am

Fri Dec 4 2015 10am

Fri Dec 4 2015 11:35am

Minnesota Dance Theatre | Photo © Greg Helgeson

Minnesota Dance Theatre | Photo © Greg Helgeson

Minnesota Orchestra Young People’s Concerts are for schools, homeschools and families looking for an outstanding arts experience that is both educational and engaging. All orders must have at least one child (ages 1 to 17) and at least one accompanying adult.
  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Roderick Cox, conductor
  • Minnesota Dance Theatre

Recommended for all grade levels
Ever hear of the Peanut Brittle Brigade, the Toot Toot Tootie Toot or the Arabesque Cookie?

They’re all a part of the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn version of The Nutcracker Suite. The Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Dance Theatre will perform movements from the original Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky, interspersed with movements from the Ellington-Strayhorn version. Join us for a beautiful blend of jazz and classical genres—and experience this beloved holiday classic like you’ve never heard or seen it before!

Homeschool families

No workshop is scheduled for this performance.