Special guest MC Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop’s founding fathers, will open The Hip Hop Nutcracker at DPAC on Saturday, November 26. Kurtis Blow will kick off the show with a short set before rapping the introduction to the show.
A timeless artist and hip hop legend, he blazed the trail for early Hip-Hop artists, and continues to carry the torch for Hip-Hop music into new arenas. Don’t miss the opportunity to see him in this contemporary re-imagining of Tchaikovsky’s timeless music.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker has been called “a truly one-of-a-kind experience, filled with high-powered choreography and a very modern storyline” by ELLE magazine, while CBS-TV raved, “The Hip Hop Nutcracker turns Tchaikovsky on his head, in the coolest possible way."