Bolshoi Encore – The Nutcracker (12A)
Sun 22nd Dec 2019
Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her Nutcracker prince! Bolshoi Encore Showing of this production with Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich, and starring the Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and 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. (2hr. 30min.)
Tickets on sale from 13th November, from Quinns Bookshop, Three Crowns Yard, The High Street, Market Harborough, or via http://www.octagonfilms.org.uk