Nutcracker Suite

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Uptown Dance Company’s Nutcracker Suite is an annual event and holiday tradition for families near and far.  Featuring UDC professional and pre-professional dancers as well as Uptown Dance Centre students, the performances take place at Uptown Dance Centre’s own black box theater.  Refreshments and treats are served during the performances; there are raffle drawings at each show, and audience members are encourage to dress up for the festivities.

Performance Dates & Times
Week 1 – Cast A

Thursday, November 30th 6:30pm (Group 1)
Friday, December 1st 7:00pm (Group 1)
Saturday, December 2nd 2:00pm (Group 1)
Saturday, December 2nd 7:00pm (Group 1)
Sunday, December 3rd 2:00pm (Group 2)
Sunday, December 3rd 6:30pm (Group 2)

Week 2 – Cast B

Thursday, December 7th 6:30pm (Group 2)
Friday, December 8th 7:00pm (Group 2)
Saturday, December 9th 2:00pm (Group 3)
Saturday, December 9th 7:00pm (Group 3)
Sunday, December 10th 2:00pm (Group 3)
Sunday, December 10th 6:30pm (Group 3)

Nutcracker Suite Tickets

Tickets go on sale on October 15, 2017, 8:00am CST

Ticket Price:
$55.00 / seat
$440.00 (8 top table)
$550.00 (10 top table)

Nutcracker Suite 2017 Tickets

You may also call 855-222-2849 to purchase tickets over the phone.
All ticket sales are handled by TutuTix. If you need assistance with ticket purchase, please contact TutuTix customer service, 855-222-2849.

Need extra Nutcracker 2017 tickets? Have extra tickets to sell?
Post your request to the following form to find or sell extra tickets.
Submit Nutcracker 2017 Ticket Request
Visit the Nutcracker 2017 Ticket Exchange Board to connect with other parents for Nutcracker tickets:
Nutcracker 2017 Ticket Exchange Board
Please note: This exchange board is only to facilitate connections between parents for tickets, however UDC Office is not responsible for actual transactions. Please contact the parents directly to buy or sell tickets.

Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsals start on Friday, October 6th, 2017. 

MANDATORY FINAL RUN THROUGH/DRESS REHEARSAL

  • Saturday, November 18th 11:00a-1:00p (Groups 1 & 2)
  • Saturday, November 18th 1:00p-2:30p (Group 3)
DRESS REHEARSAL/OUTREACH PERFORMANCE 

  • Wednesday, November 29th 5:45p–8:00p (Groups 1 & 2)
  • Wednesday, December 6th 5:45p–8:00p (Group 3)

Nutcracker 2017 Rehearsal & Performance Schedule

UDC’s Nutcracker Suite is a professional production and requires a certain skill level and dedication to attend all rehearsals and performances.   Please review the rehearsal and performance schedule below for your child’s level and rehearsal time to see if they can participate.  If you agree for your child to participate he/she may miss only two rehearsals.

Casting Information
UDC student casting is based on their class levels:

  • Level IA (Kindergarten): Angels
  • Level IB (1st Grade): Sugar Plum Fairy Attendants
  • Level II: Chinese dancers
  • Level III: Bon Bon’s
  • Level IV, V, and VI: Battle Scene
There will be 3 casts (“Groups”) of our young students; therefore each Group will be responsible for 4 performances. We cannot accept requests for particular Groups assignments. If you foresee any conflicts with the dates below, please let us know in advance and we will do our best to accommodate.

Nutcracker Suite 2017 Company Casting
Nutcracker Suite 2017 Student Casting

Performance Costume Requirements

UDC provides costumes for the dancers, however dancers will need to provide their own performance essentials:

Female

  • Nude leotard (for lining purpose)
  • Seamed pink tights (footed or convertible)
  • Pink ballet shoes
Male

  • ballet shoes

Items can be purchased from our online store: http://www.curtaincallforclass.com/my-studio/42249
Select “Nutcracker – Performance Essentials” from “Select a Class” menu