ROH 22/23 - The Nutcracker (Live)
Over 2022/23, an astonishing 13 productions from The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera will be broadcast in cinemas, bringing the joy of live performances to audiences.
The Royal Ballet
Running time: 2 hours and 45 minutes (including one interval).
Join Clara at a delightful Christmas Eve party that becomes a magical adventure once everyone else is tucked up in bed. Marvel at the brilliance of Tchaikovsky’s score, as Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker fight the Mouse King and visit the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Prince in the glittering Kingdom of Sweets. Peter Wright’s much-loved production for The Royal Ballet, with gorgeous period designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman, keeps true to the spirit of this festive ballet classic, combining the thrill of the fairy tale with spectacular classical dancing.
Choreography: Peter Wright after Lev Ivanov
Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Original scenario: Marius Petipa after E.T.A.
Production and scenario: Peter Wright
Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman
Lighting designer: Mark Henderson
Production consultant: Roland John Wiley
Conducted by: Barry Wordsworth
The Sugar Plum Fairy: Fumi Kaneko
Her Prince: William Bracewell
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
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Food orders for in screen dining need to be placed a minimum of 15 minutes before your showtime in order to be served at your seat prior to this feature.
Release Date: 08.12.2022
Running Time: 165 mins running time excl. ads + trailers