Ballet: The Nutcracker
Ballet: The Nutcracker (2017)
Genres: Ballet, event cinema
Distributor: Pathé Live
Release Date: 10.12.2017
Length: 2h 15 min
Rating: Excempt

Sunday 10.12.2017 at 18.00 (captured live on 21.12.2014)

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.

A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky’s cherished score and and some of the Bolshoi’s greatest artists, The Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed!

Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky. Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich. Libretto: Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa). Cast: Denis Rodkin (the Nutcracker Prince), Anna Nikulina (Marie), Andrei Merkuriev (Drosselmeyer), Vitaly Biktimirov (the Mouse King), and the Bolshoi Corps de Ballet.