Ukrainian Shumka Dancers Clara’s Dream
Lexus of Edmonton is Proud to Sponsor Ukrainian Shumka Dancers Clara’s Dream
Clara’s Dream – Edmonton’s Ukrainian Nutcracker
Canada’s Ukrainian Shumka Dancers, Edmonton’s Citie Ballet, Viter Ukrainian Folk Choir and Ukraine’s Virsky and Kyiv Ballet join forces for Clara’s Dream the only Ukrainian folk Baller representation of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker. Given the famous composer’s Ukrainian heritage, the production incorporates Ukrainian Christmas traditions, folk and character dance, a grand orchestral and choral version of Shchedryk (Carol of the Bells), and Ukrainian Symbols woven into the lavish sets and costumes.
A luxurious Christmas production loved by all ages, backgrounds and ethnicities, Clara’s Dream blends the grace and lyrical nature of the classical movement with the strength and power of Ukrainian character dance, leaving audiences exhilarated and entertained.
Clara’s Dream is on its way to becoming a new Christmas Tradition that is a perfect fit for our community. Witness the story of young Clara, her dream prince, the meddling mice and the magic of the holiday season. A delight for the senses, don’t miss this unique presentation of the beloved Christmas Classic.
In celebration of the Christmas season, Clara’s Dream brings this Canadian-Ukrainian artistic collaboration to the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in December.
December 29 & 30, 2016 at 7:30 PM
December 30, 2016 at 2 PM
Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
11455 87 Avenue, Edmonton
Tickets 1-855-985-5000 or www.ticketmaster.ca