Monthly eNewsletter DECMEBER 2018
Pennsylvania Ballet - George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet | Photo: Alexander Iziliaev
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Saturday, 01 December, 2018

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Sunday, 02 December, 2018

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Wednesday, 05 December, 2018

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Thursday, 06 December, 2018

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8:00 pm

Friday, 07 December, 2018

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Saturday, 08 December, 2018

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Sunday, 09 December, 2018

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Monday, 10 December, 2018

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Thursday, 13 December, 2018

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Friday, 14 December, 2018

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Saturday, 15 December, 2018

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Sunday, 16 December, 2018

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Thursday, 20 December, 2018

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Friday, 21 December, 2018

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Saturday, 22 December, 2018

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Sunday, 23 December, 2018

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Monday, 24 December, 2018

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Wednesday, 26 December, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Thursday, 27 December, 2018

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Friday, 28 December, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, 29 December, 2018

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Sunday, 30 December, 2018

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Monday, 31 December, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm









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Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Kurtz Center for the Performing Arts, 3000 West School House Lane, Philadelphia
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Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center, 7 Lock St.. Philadelphia
Pottstown Dance Theatre - The Nutcracker
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The Hill School Center for the Arts, Beech and Sheridan Streets, Pottstown
Dance Del Bello - A Christmas Carol
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Zlock Performing Arts Center, 275 Swamp Road, Newtown
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Philadelphia’s favorite holiday tradition, now in its 50th year, returns as Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella present George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. Presented by Cigna, performances run December 7-31 at the Academy of Music.
BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet, kicks off its 2018-19 season with Fall Series 2018 at The Wilma Theater. The company, led by Artistic & Executive Director Christine Cox, will perform three world premieres by international choreographers Marguerite Donlon, Wubkje Kuindersma, and Cayetano Soto.

It was  recently announced  that Jessica Lang Dance is disbanding come April 2019, so these are the final east coast performances by this beautiful company. Don't miss your chance to see them perform one last time!

On Saturday, December 1, 2018, Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble, a Philadelphia cultural institution for nearly 50 years, will premiere an all-new show of traditional West African dance and drumming, plus Afro-Cuban works and hip hop. This highly celebratory event is appropriate for all ages and is the perfect way to begin a season of celebrations.

The Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series will present Abby Z and the New Utility’s abandoned playground, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 7-8, at 8 p.m. in the Hepburn Teaching Theater in Goodhart Hall.
After last year’s sell-out production, The Lady Hoofers Tap Ensemble is proud to present The Tapcracker for the second year running. The full-length, all tap version of the classic holiday favorite is set for Saturday, December 8 at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre with shows at 2:00 and 7:00pm. The 90-minute, family-friendly concert will feature a talented cast of over 35 dancers from the ensemble’s First Company, Apprentice Company, and Youth Ensemble.
Saturday, 01 December, 2018
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Sunday, 02 December, 2018
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Monday, 03 December, 2018
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Tuesday, 04 December, 2018
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Wednesday, 05 December, 2018
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Thursday, 06 December, 2018
10:00 am - 11:20 am
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:20 pm
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Friday, 07 December, 2018
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Saturday, 08 December, 2018
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Sunday, 09 December, 2018
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Monday, 10 December, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Tuesday, 11 December, 2018
10:15 am - 11:45 am
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Wednesday, 12 December, 2018
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Thursday, 13 December, 2018
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Friday, 14 December, 2018
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Saturday, 15 December, 2018
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Sunday, 16 December, 2018
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Monday, 17 December, 2018
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Tuesday, 18 December, 2018
10:15 am - 11:45 am
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Wednesday, 19 December, 2018
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Thursday, 20 December, 2018
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Friday, 21 December, 2018
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Saturday, 22 December, 2018
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Sunday, 23 December, 2018
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Monday, 24 December, 2018
HOLIDAY, VERIFY WITH STUDIO BEFORE ATTENDING
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Tuesday, 25 December, 2018
HOLIDAY, VERIFY WITH STUDIO BEFORE ATTENDING
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Wednesday, 26 December, 2018
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Thursday, 27 December, 2018
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Friday, 28 December, 2018
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Saturday, 29 December, 2018
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Sunday, 30 December, 2018
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Monday, 31 December, 2018
HOLIDAY, VERIFY WITH STUDIO BEFORE ATTENDING
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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