WAILUKU - This holiday season, Maui audiences are in for a treat when Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) presents "Nutcracker Sweets," a delightful, family-friendly adaptation of the treasured holiday classic featuring 150 MAPA dancers and alumni.
Whether you are introducing a child to the magic of this story for the first time or honoring an annual tradition of seeing the beloved ballet, "Nutcracker Sweets" is a must-see event this holiday season.
With stunning costumes and beautiful choreography set to the timeless Tchaikovsky score, this production will dazzle audiences of all ages.
Principal Dancer Taylor Soma will perform the roles of the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Snow Queen in “Nutcracker Sweets.” Soma is a former Maui Academy of Performing Arts student now living in California. PHOTO BY GRINS 2 GO.
A perfect holiday gift for the whole family, "Nutcracker Sweets" plays one day only: Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center's Castle Theater at 2 and 7 p.m.
Tickets are $20 for adults and $17 for children; call 242-SHOW or visit www.mauiarts.org.
For more information on MAPA, call 244-8760 or visit www.mauiacademy.org.