Bolshoi, Encore Showing
A holiday tradition for the whole family, the Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed!
Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky,
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
STARRING: Denis Rodkin, Anna Nikulina, Andrei Merkuriev, Vitaly Biktimirov and the Bolshoi Corps de Ballet
As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll comes to life and transforms into a prince! Soon joined by her other toys that have also come to life, Marie and her prince embark on a dreamy unforgettable adventure.
The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky’s cherished score and some of the Bolshoi’s greatest artists, The Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed!
This ballet was first broadcast live on 21st December 2014.