Sarah Macken and Afinatou Thiam in “The Shell-Shocked Nut,” to be performed by the East Village Dance Studio (Photo by High Burckhardt)
In this version, the East Village is featured prominently in the storyline with the veteran character taking the lead character, a young girl to a local community garden as well to see a show at LaMaMa theater. The characters travel via a hot air balloon from one act to another and end up meeting all kinds of local characters.
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La MaMa presents
THE SHELL-SHOCKED NUT
An Alternative Adaptation of The Nutcracker, set in the East Village, inspired by true stories.
Conceived and directed by Martha Tornay, Artistic Director. East Village Dance Project
With choreography and direction by Dante Brown, Victoria Roberts-Wierzbowski, Martha Tornay, Hilary McDaniel-Douglas, Naomi Goldberg-Haas in collaboration with the performers
Three performances only!
Friday, January 3 @ 7pm
Saturday, January 4 @ 3pm
Sunday, January 5 @ 3pm
Tickets: $20 Adults; $15 Students/Seniors
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