Alamo City Performing Arts Association

presents

Our 27th Annual Performances of

THE  NUTCRACKER

featuring

Alamo City Dance Company

with Guest Artists

Jessica Ramm, Zane Terry  and  Cody Miley

NUTCRACKER Audition

Saturday September 7, 2019.       The audition is open to all dancers in Bexar Count and surrounding areas.

Ages 5-11                           Registration 12:00 noon          Audition is 1-3:00 pm

Ages 12- Professional      Registration 2:00 pm                Audition is 3-5:00 pm

Performances; December 20, 2019  7:00 pm,  December 21, 2:00 & 6:00 pm,  December 22, 2019  2:00 & 6:00 pm,

This audition is also the last one held each  year for the dance positions in the

Alamo City Dance Company

and the dance companies of

SASPA, San Antonio School for the Performing Arts

Jr. Alamo City Dance Co.  Ages 11 and older

SASPA Dance Co.  Ages 8 and older

TapSAtions Dance Co.  Ages 11 and older

SASPA FLAMENCO Dance Co.  Ages 9 and older

SASPA Folklorico Dance Co.   Ages 9 and older

Sasparillas Dance Co.  Ages 5-8

 All casting is final.  You can audition for Nutcracker and not the companies or vice-a-versa.

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2019

Nutcracker Performances

Alamo City Dance Company & Eva’s Heroes

December 20, 2019 7:30-8:30 pm 2nd Annual Eva’s Heroes Performance

(Performance runs 1 hour.  Eva’s Heroes are in the cast.  Free Parking)

(Refreshments and merchandise are available in the lobby.)

Alamo City Dance Company with Symphony VIVA

December 21, 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm   &   December 22, 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm

(Performance runs 2 hours with intermission. Free parking.)

(Refreshments and merchandise are available in the lobby.)

GUEST ARTISTS

performing with the

Alamo City Dance Company’s 27th Annual Nutcracker

Jessica Ramm

Zane Terry

CODY MILEY

was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is a proudu native of the state.  He moved to Mont Belivieu, Texas when he was thirteen and while in high school he realized he wanted to be a perfomer.  After graduating from Barbers Hill High School he went to McLennan Community college in Waco.  It was there he discovered and fell in love with dance.  He trasferred to Sam Houston State University and was in multiple dance concerts.  Cody made his debut at Sam Houston in the Spring of 2013 in the Spectrum concert where he was in a piece choregoraphed by Dana Nicolay entitiled, Shaving the Stone.  While at Sam Houston, he has had the opporutnity to perform as  a dancer with Bayou City performing Arts Choir and the Gay Men’s chorus of Houston in two of their season’s productions, at Cullen Theatre as well as Miller Outdoor Theatre.  He recieved his BFA in Acting and Directing and is pursuing  a career in performance.

The Nutcracker Ballet is based on the story “The Nutcracker and the King of Mice” written by E.T.A. Hoffman

The Alamo City Dance Company’s original full length production of The Nutcracker was first produced in 1991 with 35 dancers performing all of the parts.

Through the years the Company has had the opportunity to perform with professional artists including Cornel Crabtree and Jenna Lavin of New York City Ballet, Carolina Capdevila of Compania Nacional de Mexico and Stephanie Murrish & Daniil Giafullin of the Bolshoi Ballet and most recently Jennifer Goodman, Luke Joiner, Maia Wilkins, Michael Levine, Season De Angelis and Mauro Villanueva of the Joffrey Ballet Chicago.

The Alamo City Dance Company’s production of The Nutcracker, now in its 27th year and the longest running Nutcracker in San Antonio, boasts approximately 100 dancers in 160 roles danced by San Antonians with the exception of different guest artists brought in each year to keep the production fresh and new..

This years production features ballerina Jessica Ramm, Terry Zane and Cody Miley.

Alamo City Dance Co’s The Nutcracker is an annually changing production of costumes, scenic elements and choreography. This Performance of The Nutcracker is a San Antonio favorite, it is a wonderful ballet for the entire family.

Don’t miss The Nutcracker a holiday classic of a young girl named Clara who is given a gift the Nutcracker and later that evening dreams of encounters with mice and soldiers in a battle. Her Nutcracker turns into a Prince to save the day but it is she who saves him instead. He thanks her with a fantastic journey through the Kingdom of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets.