‘Christmas Angels’ and ‘The Nutcracker’


If you just can’t get enough of “The Nutcracker” this season, don’t miss the Crockett-Deane Ballet and Deane Dance Center’s tandem production of “Christmas Angels” and “The Nutcracker” on Dec. 20 and 21 at The Center at Twenty-Three Hundred.

“Christmas Angels” will retell the nativity tale through dance choreographed by Crockett-Deane Ballet artistic director Don Schwennesen, and set to traditional Christmas carols. The second half of the evening will feature an original, narrated, one-act production of “The Nutcracker” set to Tchaikovsky’s iconic score.

Performances are Saturday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 21 at 2 p.m. For tickets and more information, call (916) 453-0226 or visit deanedancecenter.com. The Center at Twenty-Three Hundred is located at 2300 Sierra Blvd.

Who: Crockett-Deane Ballet and Deane Dance Center
What: “Christmas Angels” and “The Nutcracker”
When: Dec. 20 and 21
Where: The Center at Twenty-Three Hundred, 2300 Sierra Blvd., Sacramento
Cost: $10 to $15