In this episode of Detroit Performs, a Michigan Student, Sophia Deery, gets the opportunity to intern in New York; The Nutcracker Ballet takes over the halls of Meadow Brook Hall; And Live In Color gets the community moving in Miami. Plus, host DJ Oliver tours the magnificent grounds of Meadow Brook Hall.
Sophia Deeryis an actor, singer, and dancer, currently pursuing a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre and a B.A. in Anthropology at the University of Michigan, planning to graduate in Spring 2016. In the summer of 2014, Sophia interned with Kyle Abraham’s dance companyAbraham.In.Motion in NYC.
The Nutcracker Ballet, presented by The Southeastern Michigan Classical Ballet, takes the audience on a magical journey as they stroll room to room in the beautiful historic Meadow Brook Hall bringing The Nutcracker Ballet to life.