This Christmas, The Royal Ballet’s much-loved manufacturing of The Nutcracker returns to Covent Backyard.
Set to Tchaikovsky’s illustrious rating, The Nutcracker follows Clara and Hans-Peter on a glittering journey by means of the enchanting Kingdom of the Sweets, the place they encounter a memorable solid of characters, together with the mysterious magician Drosselmeyer and the shimmering Sugar Plum Fairy.
Created in 1984, Peter Wright’s charming manufacturing options sweeping set designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman, which transport the viewers from a festive fireplace celebration to glowing snowscapes, full with a resplendent, larger-than-life Christmas tree and a plethora of enchanting results.
With dance highlights together with an array of mesmerising corps de ballet choreography and iconic pas de deux, The Nutcracker is a seasonal showstopper to not be missed.
Director of The Royal Ballet, Kevin O’Hare, mirrored: “Christmas isn’t full with out The Nutcracker, and I’m thrilled to be reviving Peter Wright’s manufacturing this festive season.
“Equally, I’m delighted to have the ability to welcome audiences throughout the UK and all over the world to observe the manufacturing as a part of our Stay Cinema Season.’”
Throughout this run, Kevin Jackson, principal artist of The Australian Ballet, makes his Royal Opera Home debut within the position of the Prince.
This kinds a part of an inventive trade which sees Royal Ballet Principal Alexander Campbell performing because the Prince in Alexei Ratmansky’s manufacturing of Cinderella with The Australian Ballet.
Tickets, priced from £6-125, could be bought right here.