Music by P.Tchaykovsky - Choreography by M.Petipa
Prepare to be enthralled by the genius of Tchaikovsky’s composition, combined with the flawless performances by the dancers in this superb production of one of the world’s favourite ballets.
Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet
The enchanting classical ballet ‘Nutcracker’, has been performed by the gifted dancers of The Royal Moscow Ballet since the companies inception , with such prestigious training behind them its little wonder this prodcution has already wowed audiences across the globe in Canada, the US, Africa and many countries across Europe. With 32 dancers and 80 delicately hand made costumes this visually stunning performance will transport you straight into the enchanting fairytale world of “The Nutcracker'“ .
Choreographer Marius Petipa commissioned Tchaikovsky to score the Nutcracker in 1891 and it premiered a year later in 1892. Although it was initially panned by critics the ballet has gone on to become the most widely performed ballet in the world.
‘The Nutcracker’ has been enchanting audiences both young and old for over a century and is widely regarded as Tchaikovsky’s greatest and most enduring work.
“ Great Doesn't begin to encompass the scope of the Royal Moscow Ballet's performance of “The Great Russian Nutcracker “ - Virginian Pilot
“Breathtaking .... perfect poise and grace .. the Royal Moscow Ballet's Nutcracker is simply exquisite .” - Barre Citizens Voice.
“The Dancing was fluid and crystal clear , honed to a fine finish .” - Dallas Morning News
“If you want to see a quality production from start to finish , remember the Royal Moscow Ballet for next Season .” - The Gazette