In a season full of hustle & bustle, gift giving, over-indulgence, and ‘tis the season cheer, make sure to leave room in your schedule for LA Unbound’s production of THE NUTCRACKER UNBOUND! This fun and exciting twist on the holiday classic features a remixed version of Tchaikovsky’s original score, with over 100 performers in a variety of styles, including contemporary dance, hip-hop, tap, bollywood, ballet, aerial silks, rhythmic gymnastics, and more! Coming to you on December 6th & 7th at the historic El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood, LA Unbound’s talented cast will bring to life a fascinating and unique Nutcracker you won’t find your dad dozing off to!
Saturday, December 6th at 7:00pm
Sunday, December 7th at 1:00pm & 5:00pm
Tickets will be on sale here very shortly – check back in a few days for a ticket link!
For our fall show, we are bringing back The Nutcracker Unbound, our modern twist on the holiday classic! This production will include LA Unbound’s usual mixture of dance styles, including contemporary, tap, ballet, jazz, hip-hop, salsa, and bollywood, plus some new and exciting elements that we’re excited to bring to life at the El Portal Theatre for performances on December 6th & 7th. Please join us for a show that will be fun, unique, and full of holiday magic!
AUDITIONS will be held on Saturday, September 6th at 3:30pm at Hollywood Dance Center (817 N. Highland Ave. in Hollywood). For information about how our auditions are run, please read this post.
We are also looking for volunteers and donations for this exceptionally ambitious production. We would be so grateful if you could take a moment to view our Wish List and email us at LAUnbound@gmail.com if you’d like to get involved!
Please join us for a fundraiser Dance Class Night on Sunday, August 24th from 6-9pm! All classes are open/mixed level and will be held at Sophie Dance Studio at 5867 W. 3rd St. in Los Angeles. Classes are $10 each, or $15 for 2 classes, $20 for all 3!
6-7pm Tap with Ashley
Tap is the one dance form that turns a dancer into a musician. Come make your own music with me – learn my latest urban rhythms and tap combination! Coming to Class? SOUNDS good!
7-8pm Bollywood with Jessie
Bollywood combines high energy music with shoulder-pumping, hip-popping, sweat-drenching moves that leave you feeling like you just starred in your own movie. Known for its jaw-dropping and elaborate group dance scenes, Bollywood is making it’s way to theaters and dance studios everywhere! No previous experience necessary!
8-9pm Heels with Courtney
Bring your heels and your confidence and let’s have some fun with a class that’s very full out and expressive, with tons of grooves :) Hope you like some Beyonce!!
One of our favorite places to rehearse, audition, and perform needs our help! Please go to this page to read about how you can help save Silverlake’s Studio A Dance.
On Saturday, June 21st we will be returning to DanceSpot’s annual Burlesque showcase at Studio A Dance in Silverlake! Come see us perform Jessie’s piece “Time Is Running Out” at one of our favorite spots in LA! Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door – click here for more info.
We are excited to be performing at this Saturday’s IdeaFest: Long Beach. Make sure to catch us from 5:00-5:20pm on the IdeaFest Stage in Orizaba Park in Long Beach. This is a FREE event, open to the public! Click here for more info about the festival. Hope to see you there!
We hope you can join us at the El Portal Theatre today! Here is some additional information about the show:
- Performances are at 4pm and 8pm and the show runs about 2 hours, 45 minutes.
- There WILL BE TICKETS available at the door for $25.00. Cash or check (made out to “LA Unbound”) preferred.
- The box office opens 45 minutes prior to each show and the house will open for seating 30 minutes prior to each show.
- Seating is general admission, first-come, first-served.
- The show is appropriate for all ages. Children are welcome and must have their own ticket.
If you have any additional questions, please email email@example.com and someone will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you and enjoy the show!