by Emma Elsmo for The Dance Journal As holiday spirit continues to snowball, it’s hard to deny the desire for sugarplum fairies and nutcracker princes. With innumerable iterations of Marius Petipa’s traditional ballet The Nutcracker, […]
By Debra Danese for The Dance Journal | photo by Bill Hebert In a festive season full of Nutcrackers, ContempraDANCE Theatre Company offered an entertaining alternative to the holiday classic with their comical spoof, Philly […]
By Gregory King, Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance, Swarthmore College for The Dance Journal Photo by Robert Smee | Dancers: Kristin Edwards and Eric Churn What does the Philly Cheesesteak, Rocky, and The Liberty Bell […]
By Roger Lee for The Dance Journal While the City of Brotherly Love is filled with plenty of Nutcracker performances, there is none quite like the Philly Nutt Crack Up. ContempraDANCE Theater Company has taken […]
Just some Christmas “Philly-Nutt-Crak-Up” pics brought to you by ContempraDance Theatre and BHPhotos/Bill Hebert. I know who knew the “H” in Bill H stood for something. =) Enjoy!
This time of year, it has become a tradition for so many families to attend an annual performance of the Nutcracker. But another holiday tradition has been brewing in Philadelphia for over six years now […]