Keller Auditorium | Portland, Oregon
Providing edge-of-your-seat thrills with astounding choreography alongside the enchantment of a beloved holiday classic, The Hip Hop Nutcracker comes to Keller Auditorium on Wednesday 13th November 2019! Dancers, DJs, musicians and hip hop legend Kurtis Blow take this festive mainstay to a whole new level in a timely rearrangement of a timeless Christmas delight!
"We're thrilled to be back once again, bringing our show to new audiences as well as to those who have made The Hip Hop Nutcracker a holiday tradition," said NJPAC Producer David Rodriguez.
Brought to you by the Tony Award-winning producer behind Oklahoma! and Jagged Little Pill, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a thrilling juxtaposition of Tchaikovsky's evocative and beloved score, a modern retelling of E. T. A. Hoffmann's story and thrilling hip hop choreography. A festive show that is a feast for all the senses, The Hip Hop Nutcracker brings together phenomenal dancers, a super fresh DJ, a classically-trained violinist and, of course, the founding father of hip hop, Kurtis Blow, for a “holiday mash-up for the whole family”!