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Information for Broadcast - Bolshoi: The Nutcracker at Civic Theatre, Chelmsford (Broadcast). Broadcasts directly from the National Theatre, Royal Opera House and other famous theatres around the world onto a big screen. Broadcasts may be of live performances or "Encore" screenings of previous famous productions recorded "as live".
We are currently showing screenings of most NT productions plus most screenings at Cineworld cinemas and theatres for which we cover other live performance listings. Live from Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow. The perennial Christmas favourite telling the story of toys who come to life at night - with magical music by Tchaikovsky. On Christmas Eve, Marie's godfather, Drosselmeyer, offers her a nutcracker in the shape of a soldier.