Sensory Friendly Performance of the Nutcracker: Short and Suite

Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) in partnership with Village Dance Studio in Zionsville invites members of the community to a sensory friendly performance of the Nutcracker: Short and Suite, a dance performance of excerpts from the classic holiday ballet, on Sunday, December 4 at the Monon Community Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

The performance is designed for individuals of all ages and abilities to enjoy. House lights will be raised and sound will be lowered to accommodate for members of the audience who have sensory needs. Dance space will also be made available for the audience to dance along to the performance.

Those who wish to attend can choose between two show times, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.Doors will open half an hour before each show. For more information about the performance and other holiday programs offered by CCPR or to purchase tickets, please visit or call 317-848-7275. We encourage pre-registration as it is likely capacities will be reached for both show times.


 About Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation

Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) holds the Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA) in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) for parks serving populations of 75,001 to 150,000. As an accredited agency, the department serves the recreation, fitness, and nature needs of the community, manages and develops existing spaces and resources and creates a sustainable future for parks and recreation programs through a financially viable and environmentally conscious parks system. CCPR manages and maintains more than 500 park acres and numerous recreation facilities, including the Monon Community Center and The Waterpark. For more information, visit

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