THE NUTCRACKER - BALLET IN TWO ACTS

The Royal Ballet's glorious production of The Nutcracker, created by Peter Wright in 1984, is the production par excellence of an all-time ballet favourite.

It is Christmas Eve and Drosselmeyer the magician sweeps young Clara away on a fantasy adventure in which time is suspended, the family living-room becomes a great battlefield, and a magical journey takes them through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets.

Tchaikovsky's glittering score, the gorgeous festive stage designs and The Royal Ballet's captivating dancing – including an exquisite pas de deux between the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Prince – make this Nutcracker the quintessential Christmas experience.

Streamed live from the Royal Opera House to our cinema screen.

 

Thursday 8 December, 7.15pm

Tickets: £17 / £16 concessions / £8 under 18

Duration: 2hrs 15mins (inc. 1 interval)