This delicious theatrical feast has family-sized helpings of Matthew Bourne’s trademark wit, pathos and magical fantasy. Nutcracker!
follows Clara’s bittersweet journey from a hilariously bleak Christmas Eve at Dr. Dross’ Orphanage, through a shimmering, ice-skating winter wonderland to the scrumptious candy kingdom of Sweetieland.
Archive :: production:T21876757, dance or ballet:S0609863758, venue:V856
Tchaikovsky s glorious score performed by a live orchestra and Anthony Ward s unforgettable sets and costumes combine with sizzling choreography to create a fresh and charmingly irreverent interpretation of the traditional Christmas favourite. Running time: 1hr 55mins (inclu. 20min interval)
- 4 Jul 11
- C:New Adventures, I:Matthew Bourne, H:Matthew Bourne, M:Tchaikovsky, S:Anthony Ward, L:Howard Harrison, U:Paul Groothius, P:Hannah Vassallio (Clara), P:Chris Trenfield (Nutcracker some dates), P:Adam Maskell (Nutcracker some dates), P:Edwin Ray (Nutcracker some dates), P:Ashley Shaw (Sugar - some dates), P:Sophia Hurdley (Sugar - some dates), P:Chloe Wilkinson (Sugar - some dates), P:Dominic North (Fritz - some dates), P:Daniel Collins (Fritz - some dates), P:Neil Westmoreland (Dr Dross - sonme dates), P:Daniel Wright (Dr Dross - some dates), P:Madelaine Brennan (Mrs Dross/Matron to the orphans), P:Daisy May Kemp (Mrs Dross/Matron to the orphans), P:Phil Jack Gardner, P:Tom Jackson Greaves, P:Carrie Johnson, P:Nicole Kabera, P:Mari Kamata, P:Dena Lague, P:Katy Lowenhoff, P:Kate Lyons, P:Jamie McDonald, P:Luke Murphy, P:Gavin Persand, P:Alastair Postlethwaite, P:Danny Reubens, P:Merry Holden, P:Katrina Lyndon, P:Leon Moran, P:Liam Mower