Top off your Holiday Season with The Nutcracker Ballet - Press Release, Office of College Advancement

Thursday, December 13, 2012
Office of College Advancement
Ohlone College

Nutcracker dancers in the air.Fremont, CA-Join young Clara on a magical adventure as her beloved Nutcracker comes to life, battles the rat king, waltzes her through the swirling flowers of snow, and joins the Sugar Plum Fairy to reign again in his kingdom. Was it just a dream? Only Clara's mysterious uncle, Herr Drosselmeyer, knows for sure!

Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Ballet plays an essential role in the magic of the holiday season. The fabulous music of Tchaikovsky and the beauty of live ballet combine to create a living art form that is difficult to forget. From the crashing battle between the Nutcracker and his enemies to the beautiful waltz of the flowers to the parade of toys, young and old will experience the excitement as Yoko's Dance Academy performs this holiday classic in the Smith Center at Ohlone College.

Yoko Young's Dance and Performing Arts Academy is known for incredible choreography, staging, costuming, and talented performers. The group has performed at various events including the Indo-American Charity Ball, the Beach Blanket Babylon Scholarship Performance, a variety of competitions, and a group of Yoko's dancers even performed at the London Invitational 2012. Yoko's Dance Academy impresses local residents year after year with their rendition of the Nutcracker. Bring the family and wrap up your holiday with this seasonal favorite.

For tickets or more information, call (510) 659-6031 or visit

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