Debbie Allen with two of the dancers featured in Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker.

Debbie Allen with two of the dancers featured in Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker.

Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker

A behind-the-scenes look at how Debbie Allen has reimagined the classic holiday ballet with a cultural twist.

Every year, students at Debbie Allen Dance Academy perform a genre-busting, cutting edge rendition of The Nutcracker ballet called Hot Chocolate Nutcracker. This new documentary follows the legendary Debbie Allen and her students as they prepare for a mesmerizing performance.

Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker is the first project released from Shonda’s producing deal with Netflix. From rehearsal to showtime, #BlackGirlMagic is on full display; every dancer in the show exudes confidence, pride, and self-love with every precise dance move.

The cast of Debbie Allen’s “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker” Bollywood cast performs on Good Day LA.

Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker is currently streaming on Netflix.

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