The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker

In Theaters Dec 17

Bolshoi Ballet

The Nutcracker

As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll comes to life and transforms into a prince! Soon joined by her other toys that have also come to life, Marie and her prince embark on a dreamy unforgettable adventure. A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker enchants the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky’s cherished score and and some of the Bolshoi’s greatest artists, The Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed!

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Libretto Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa).
Cast: Denis Rodkin (the Nutcracker Prince), Anna Nikulina (Marie), Andrei Merkuriev (Drosselmeyer), Vitaly Biktimirov (the Mouse King), and the Bolshoi Corps de Ballet.

Captured live on December 21, 2014.

Download the cast sheet here.

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The Nutcracker

Run Time: 2 hours 15 minutes

Categories: Arts & Entertainment

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Captured Live from Moscow in 2014

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Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, was founded in 1776 and to this day remains a spearhead of Russian culture as one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the world. For the 7th consecutive season, the Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to viewers across the world to attend their outstanding performances in more than 1,600 cinemas internationally.
BY Experience

BY Experience

BY Experience

Worldwide Distributor of The Met: Live in HD and TED Cinema Experience, Distributor (ex-UK) National Theatre Live and Bolshoi Ballet(North America). Since 2003, BY Experience has delivered unique programs to more than 3,000 cinemas, in over 75 countries.

Pathé Live

Pathé Live

Pathé Live

Pathé Live is the exclusive producer and the worldwide distributor of the Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema Series. Broadcast from the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, these performances are produced and financed by Pathé Live, and reach more than 1600 cinemas in 60 countries.

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