December 9th-11th

ContempraDance Theatre’s
Mandell Theater, Drexel University
33rd & Chestnut St. Philadelphia
The Rappin SugarPlum Fairy is back in Philly with her battling Hip Hoppin Rats, City Hall Dolls, Captain Philadelphia and Liberty Belle-Anne for another season of the hilarious holiday dance spoof, “Philly-Nutt-Crak-Up”. This crazy holiday take-off of the Nutcracker is based on an original rap song written by the SugarPlum Fairy herself. A story filled with superheroes, kung-fu fighting, and making friends at the Kingdom of Prussia, the “Philly-Nutt-Crak-Up” combine’s comedy, hip-hop, jazz, modern and ballet dance to create a memorable event for our audience. The story is filled with references to local Philadelphia places, personalities, foods and skylines. The Philly Nutt has been featured in Philadelphia Magazine, Dance Magazine, the City Paper, a feature segment on 6 ABC’s Prime Time Weekly show, Dec. 2007 and NBC’s 10 show, Dec. 2009. New acts, new faces!! Appropriate for all audiences.You don’t want to miss this one!!

December 9th Philly Nutt Crak-Up – 7:30 pm
December 10th – Philly Nutt Crak-Up – 2:00 pm (followed by the Youth Regional Dance Festival)
December 10th – Philly Nutt Crak-Up – 7:30 pm
*December 11th – Philly Nutt Crak-Up – 2:00 pm (followed by the Youth Regional Dance Festival)
Ticket Prices: Adults $26 – Children $22 – Students $22 with ID

*Sunday you can meet the nutty cast and get their autographs after the 2:00 matinee.
For more information call: 610.225.3007


ContempraDance Theatre presents a weekend of extraordinary dance at the Painted Bride. Friday at 8:00 pm is ContempraDance Theatre and Philly’s Dance Collective. Saturday 2:30 pm matinee is ContempraDance Theatre performing eclectic dance works by Artistic Director, Gail Vartanian followed by performances of the Youth Regional Dance Festival, pre-professional youth companies from throughout the Philadelphia area.

Friday, March 11 8:00 show- ContempraDance Theatre & Philly’s Dance Collective:
ContempraDance Theatre with Dangerous And Movin’ Dance Company, KathleenGlynn/coEXISTdance, JT Lotus Dance Company and FuSia Dance Company

Saturday March 12th, 2:30 pm ContempraDance Theatre and Youth Regional Dance Festival
ContempraDance Theatre performs audiences favorite dance works including Exotic Birds, Hangeraphobia, Within My Soul and more.
Followed by the Youth Regional Dance Festival. Performances by: ContempraYouth Dancers, Lederach Dance Company, Verve Danz Ensemble, Hand Cap Dance, Magnolia Academy of Dance & LeRoux School of Dance

Tickets $20 general admission
Friday Performance 8:00 pm
Saturday Performance 2:30 pm