Susanna Phillips as Clémence, Eric Owens as
Jaufré, and Tamara Mumford as the Pilgrim.
Music: Piotr Tchaikovsky
Libretto: Yuri Grigorovich
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Cast: Denis Rodkin (the Nutcracker Prince), Anna Nikulina (Marie), Andrei Merkuriev (Drosselmeyer), Vitaly Biktimirov (the Mouse King)
On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll transforms into a beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey. Before they leave, they must confront the Mouse King whose army is threatening Marie…
Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her Nutcracker prince! Danced by the Bolshoi’s principals, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s fairytale staged by Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich will transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the holiday season.
(THE NUTCRACKER was recorded live on December 21, 2014)