The Nutcracker

Sunday 15 December 2019 3.00pm

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 

 

Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich 

 

Libretto Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa) 

 

Cast: Margarita Shrainer (Marie), Semyon Chudin (The Nutcracker), Denis Savin (Drosselmeyer), Alexandre Vodopetov (The Mouse King), and the Corps de Ballet 

 

On Christmas Eve, the mysterious Drosselmeyer brings a Nutcracker doll as a gift for his goddaughter Marie. At midnight, the doll comes to life and finds himself in a battle against the Mouse King, determined to save Marie from him. 

 

In this timeless story accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, rising star Soloist Margarita Shrainer perfectly embodies Marie’s innocence and enchantment along with the supremely elegant Principal Dancer Semyon Chudin as The Nutcracker, captivating audiences of all ages and bringing them on an otherworldly journey. 

 

 

Ticket Prices

  • Tickets: £14.50
  • Concession: £13.00

PREMIUM seats £2.00 extra

Registered unemployed and full-time (FE/HE) students: £7.00

£1 off full price and standard concessionary tickets for Leisure Plus cardholders

Group Booking discount available (One in every ten free - over the phone and in person bookings only)

A £1.50 fee is applicable per transaction