1 Nov to 14 Nov 2020 Online Classes

VIRTUAL YORKVILLE NUTCRACKER

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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25 October 2020

Dear Virtual Yorkville Nutcrackers!
Thank you so much for joining us these past two weekends with Maureen Duke, Day Mitchell, and Sasha Reyser! Your spirit was so amazing.

We 
have more exciting opportunities for you starting this Sunday, November 1 at 10:00 AM EST. Lead Mice!  These are the mice that come out right before the tree begins to grow. We call them Hungry, Itchy, and Stinky and you can be one of them this year! 

 

We have also heard from you and we know you are looking for something a tiny bit more challenging. So we are offering the Waltz of the Flowerson Sunday, November 1 at 11:00 AM EST. Maybe this is the role you never got to do. Or maybe you haven't got that far yet. Whatever your reasons, this is the class for you. Sasha Reyser will be teaching and everyone is invited. It will be fun, challenging, and fun. Did we mention fun? Scroll down for Zoom tickets.

 

As an additional benefit, we have shared with you two videos we were using for learning the choreography. We encourage all to learn as many roles as you like, from the safety of your own home. Give Mice! a try, Waltz with the Flowers, even live out your dream of being the Sugarplum, where Abi Stafford is going to lead two classes focusing on the art and joy of the Sugarplum Fairy.

 

Francis Patrelle promises to look in on every class - encouraging, offering insights, and joining in the fun!  Each role will get two full sessions for just $35*, or one session for $18.  Every class you attend brings Dances Patrelle that much closer to reaching its goal of returning The Yorkville Nutcracker to the live stage in 2021! Thanks so much in advance for your support. We are in this together. And we will continue to get through this together.

Every class you join contributes to our goal of raising $50,000 toward bringing The Yorkville Nutcracker back to the stage in 2021! We have thus far raised $25,000! Thanks for your continued support!  In dance.

Francis Patrelle

About Dances Patrelle Online Classes:

Dances Patrelle is committed to providing affordable online arts programming to the community during COVID-19. We encourage students of all abilities and experience levels to exercise their creativity and stay connected to the arts community through our classes. If you have questions please contact Justin at director@dancespatrelle.org

*If anyone is concerned about the costs, please just let us know by emailing director@dancespatrelle.org. We want this to be fun, not stressful!

Scroll Down to See All of The Virtual Nutcracker Calendar of Events:

Lead Mice! with Justin Allen

PART ONE: SUN 01 Nov, 10:00 AM — 11:00  AM EST

PART TWO: SUN 08 Nov, 10:00 AM — 11:00 AM EST

$35* = 2 Online Classes

Please join Justin Allen for a special Yorkville Nutcracker class. Mr. Allen will teach the dancers sections of Mice choreography.  

(All are welcome!!) ​

*A parent seeking to waive the payment of class fees during the COVID-19 crisis please email Justin

Waltz of the Flowers with Alexandra Reyser

PART ONE: SUN 01 Nov, 11:00 AM — 12:00  PM EST

PART TWO: SUN 08 Nov, 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM EST

$35* = 2 Online Classes

Please join Alexandra Reyser for a special Yorkville Nutcracker class. Ms. Reyser will teach the dancers sections of Flowers's choreography.

(All are welcome!!) ​

*A parent seeking to waive the payment of class fees during the COVID-19 crisis please email Justin

Sugarplum Fairy with Abi Stafford

PART ONE: SAT 07 Nov, 4:30 PM — 5:30  PM EST

PART TWO: SAT 14 Nov, 4:30 PM — 5:30 PM EST

$35* = 2 Online Classes

Please join Abi Stafford — New York City Ballet Principal — for a special Yorkville Nutcracker class. Ms. Stafford will teach the dancers sections of the Sugar Plum Fairy choreography.

(All are welcome!!) ​

*A parent seeking to waive the payment of class fees during the COVID-19 crisis please email Justin

Battle Scene Soldiers with Justin Allen

PART ONE: SAT 07 Nov, 6:00 PM — 7:00  PM EST

PART TWO: SAT 14 Nov, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM EST

$35* = 2 Online Classes

Please join Justin Allen for a special Yorkville Nutcracker class. Mr. Allen will teach the dancers sections of Soldiers' choreography.

(All are welcome!!) ​

*A parent seeking to waive the payment of class fees during the COVID-19 crisis please email Justin

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Dances Patrelle Presents

THE YORKVILLE NUTCRACKER

Video: © 2019  Dances Patrelle | Artistic Director & Choreographer: Francis Patrelle  Resident Set Designer: Gillian Bradshaw-Smith  Resident Costume Designer: Rita B. Watson  Resident Lighting Designer: David Grill  Lighting Director Ben Travis  Production Stage Manager: Hannah Mitchell  Company Manager: Justin Allen  Production Coordinator: Anne Kelly  Rehearsal Director: Ilona Wall  Music: Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky  Videographer: Geoffrey Jones | The Danny Kaye Playhouse Sunday 15 December 2019 at 5:00 PM.

Photos:  ©  Eduardo PATINO.NYC |  ©  Pearchutekids.com |  © Rosalie O'Connor Photography | © Julieta Cervantes for The New York Times  |  ©  KentGBeck

Legal Disclaimer: By using our virtual class zoom codes, you acknowledge that participation in The Virtual Yorkville Nutcracker involves both physical and mental fitness, and further acknowledge that participation involves certain risks that include, but are not limited to, physical and emotional injury, death, pain, suffering, illness, temporary or permanent disability, and economic loss. You acknowledge and understand that these risks may arise from your own actions or omissions or the actions or omissions of others. You are voluntarily participating and do so at your own risk and assume all related risks, both known and unknown.

© 2020 Dances Patrelle, Inc. All rights reserved.  Dances Patrelle, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization registered in New York State.

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