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    Ballet Afrique Contemporary Dance Company Presents
    Duke Ellington's The Nutcracker Suite

    The Paramount Theatre
    Thursday, December 15, 2022

    Doors: 6pm
    Show: 7pm

    Ballet Afrique, Austin’s first all-Black en pointe dance company, is excited to present Duke Ellington’s: The Nutcracker Suite in a 7 p.m. performance on Thurs, December 15th at The Paramount Theatre.The production, which is set in Harlem during the Harlem Renaissance period of the 1920s and 30s, promises to be a grand spectacle of opulence and a positively joyous treat for the entire family.The young dancers will take patrons on a journey of resilience as the talented ballerinas of Ballet Afrique tell the story of Claranette’s family’s resilience, triumphs, and magic through the Great Depression and amid Jim Crow, all set to the score of Duke Ellington.

    P1 - Premium Seating: Watch the show from the best seats in the house (first 10 rows on the theatre floor)!

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