Dance Performances and Events for Kids in Queens this December

Dance Performances and Events for Kids in Queens this December

These dance performances for kids in Queens this December will have your little ones shaking and twirling throughout the month.

The 2018 Fall Faculty Dance Concert: Dimensions
WHEN: Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, See website
WHERE: Kupferberg Center for the Arts, 153-49 Reeves Ave., Flushing, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This year’s program embraces diverse forms of dance including hip-hop, modern, and tap.
WANT TO GO? Call for cost. 718-793-8080. kupferbergcenter.org.

Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker
WHEN: Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, Friday, 7:30pm; Saturday, 5pm; Sunday, 4pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: With a full score, this magical extravaganza features guest ballet stars of international prestige and talented young dancers from the metropolitan area.
WANT TO GO? $25 and up. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
WHEN: Dec. 6 - 9, Thursday, 7:30pm; Friday, 2pm and 8pm; Saturday, 3pm audio description
WHERE: Queens Theatre, 14 United Nations Ave. S., Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Corona, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Incorporating live music, dance, and traditional songs, the show highlights diverse traditions and reflects the influence of Hispanic culture across the Americas. 
WANT TO GO? $20 and up. 718-860-0064. queenstheatre.org.

Ohman's New York Dance Theatre 'The Nutcracker'
WHEN: Dec. 15 - 16, Saturday, 12pm; Sunday, 5pm
WHERE: Hofstra University- John Cranford Adams Playhouse, 102B Adams Playhouse, Hempstead, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This show brings joy to young and old alike with added music, scenes, dances, all performed in the tradition of New York City Ballet's legendary George Balanchine.
WANT TO GO? $42; $32 children 12 and younger, and seniors 65 and older . 631-462-0964. ohmanballet.org .

The State Ballet Theatre of Russia Presents 'The Nutcracker'
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 15, 7pm
WHERE: Kupferberg Center for the Arts- Colden Auditorium, 65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl’s journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice.
WANT TO GO? $23 and up. 718-793-8080. kupferbergcenter.org.

'The Shell-Shocked Nut'
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 15, 2pm
WHERE: Jamaica Performing Arts Center, 153-10 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy a new performance that upends the classic structure of E.T. Hoffman's Nutcracker to take a war veteran, a wandering child, and a cast of lively characters on a journey through memories of New York City.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 children. 718-658-7400. jcal.org.

'The Nutcracker' By The Joffrey Ballet School
WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 16, 3:30pm
WHERE: LaGuardia Performing Arts Center at LaGuardia Community College, 31-10 Thomson Ave., Long Island City, NY
AGES: 5-12, Adult
WHAT: This performance is a special one-hour rendition, and just when you think the excitement has ended, participants can visit Santa in the magical toyland.
WANT TO GO? $20; $10 children. 718-482-5151. lpac.nyc.

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