Marigny Opera Ballet presents: New Orleans Jazz Nutcracker
Friday-Sunday, December 8-10, 2023
Friday-Sunday, December 15-17, 2023
8:00PM Performance | Doors Open at 7:30PM
$60 General Admission / $35 Student, senior, etc.
A holiday fantasy set in Jackson Square, the New Orleans Jazz Nutcracker features a fortune-teller, tourists, a drag queen and more, along with Clara – a young woman transported to the Land of Rain, and back again on Christmas day.
Featuring choreography from Ballet Master Jarina Carvalho and a score by Jazz pianist Lawrence Sieberth, this program is based on the original Tchaikovsky.
Choreographer: Jarina Carvalho
Composer: Lawrence Sieberth
Music performed live by the Lawrence Sieberth Ensemble