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Iowa Dance Theatre - The Nutcracker

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Until December 16, 2018

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Why See Iowa Dance Theatre - The Nutcracker?

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One of Iowa's best Holiday Shows

Join the Iowa Dance Theatre for their performance of this Christmas classic as they once again present the story of a girl, her Nutcracker, and the special dream they share. The Nutcracker is choreographed and directed by a team of professionals from seven area studios.

Founded in 1983, the Iowa Dance Theatre was established to bring performance and education opportunities to Iowa's youth and professional dancers. The company holds a wide range of repertory in ballet, modern, and jazz including Snow White and Dracula.

What is The Nutcracker about?

One snowy Christmas Eve, at a great townhouse where a party is in full swing, local magician Herr Drosselmeyer with gifts for the children, including a wooden nutcracker for Clara, the oldest child. When the clock strikes twelve an adventure begins and the Nutcracker comes to life, leading our heroine Clara into a war between mice and tin soldiers, and into the enchanted Land of Sweets where a festival awaits them.

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Performance date: 15 December 2018

Audience

Suitable for audiences of all ages

Run time

One hour and 30 minutes

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Sat, Dec 15

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Sun, Dec 16

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