December 6, 2013

The Yorkville Nutcracker At Kaye Playhouse (Hunter College)


By Emanuelle Block


In its 18th year, Dances Patrelle presents its unique rendition of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic.Set in 1895, the Yorkville Nutcracker takes the audience on an action-packed tour of Olde New York’s most beloved landmarks, including a holiday party at Gracie Mansion, dancing at the Crystal Palace in the New York Botanical Garden, and skating in Central Park.  The show features young dancers from New York City alongside New York City Ballet principals Jennifer Ringer and Jared Angle as the Sugar Plum fairy and her Cavalier.  For a performance schedule, check out dancespatrelle.org