THE NUTCRACKER

Time:
16:00
Duration:
2h30
Version:
VO
1 intermission

SYNOPSIS

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.

PRESENTATION

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.
Music
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography
Yuri Grigorovich
Libretto
Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa)
Distribution
Margarita Shrainer (Marie)
Semyon Chudin (The Nutcracker)
Denis Savin (Drosselmeyer)
Alexandre Vodopetov (The Mouse King)
and the Bolshoi Corps de Ballet