Mark Foehringer's Nutcracker Sweets
Southside Theater, Bldg D — Dec 7th through Dec 24th
Mark Foehringer Dance Project|SF presents its fifth annual holiday production of Mark Foehringer’s Nutcracker Sweets, a unique 50-minute version of the classic ballet Nutcracker specifically designed for families with young children. Featuring live music -- a chamber orchestra with nine musicians -- and the return of former ODC dancer Brian Fisher as Drosselmeyer. Nutcracker Sweets is an affordable, fun, and zany rendition of this popular holiday tradition.
Direction, choreography, and concept by Mark Foehringer
Live music with musical direction by Michael Morgan
Set design by Peter Crompton
Costume design by Richard Battle
Lighting design by Patrick Hajduk
Production direction by Frédéric O. Boulay
Grandparents & Special Photo Day, Saturday, December 7, 2:00 p.m. -- Take your holiday photograph with your grandchildren and cast members from Nutcracker Sweets after the show. Please bring your own camera.
Veterans & Special Photo Day, Sunday, December 8, 2:00 p.m. -- Attend a special performance honoring veterans. Bring your own camera and pose with cast members after the show.
Dress Up Day, Sunday, December 15, 4:00 p.m. -- Children dress up in their favorite costumes, pose for a photograph with cast members after the show, and receive a special treat. Please bring your own camera.
Saturday & Sunday, December 7 & 8, 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 15, 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Friday, December 20, 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 21, 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 22, 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Monday, December 23, 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 24, 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
More Information: (510) 703-9126 & www.nutcrackersweets.org
TICKETS ON SALE AT:
nutcrackersweets-sf.www.BrownPaperTickets.com & (800) 838-3006