Dance Kids of Monterey presents the premiere of a new collaboration with the esteemed Monterey County Pops! Orchestra. This production of the iconic Christmas tale The Nutcracker will run for four performances this December. The elaborate show will include the 39-piece orchestra, as well as more than 80 dancers, actors, and musicians. In addition to all of the performers, there are over 60 volunteers helping put the show on. The organization Dance Kids also offers a Friday morning performance to over 700 under-served children as part of their annual gift to the community.