VidaDance Company and Kansas City Aerial Arts are delighted to present Cracked! A Reimagined Kansas City Nutcracker. Set in Kansas City, this brand-new take on the traditional classic is a dance and aerial spectacle, bringing both new and beloved Nutcracker characters on a magical journey through the city. Follow Clara as she meets local favorites, such as Christopher Elbow Chocolate, The Roasterie Coffee, and the Cherry Mash Fairy, all while enjoying the sights and sounds of a jazz club at 18th and Vine and the Country Club Plaza. Combining the best of ballet, modern, tap, jazz, hip hop, and aerial, Cracked! is sure to bring a smile to your face and leave you in a festive mood.


  • Starting Friday, December 6th, 2019, repeats every day until Saturday, December 07, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Occurs Sunday, December 8th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


City Stage at Union Station

30 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108


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