Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker

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    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 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.

  • Dec 17, 2017
  • Phone:
  • (703) 236-1083
  • to
  • Times:
  • From: 12:55 PM to 03:10 PM
  • Price:
  • $10-$16
  • Location:
  • Hoffman Center 22
  • 206 Swamp Fox Road
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Details

    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 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.

Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker
  • December 17, 2017 to December 17, 2017
  • Hoffman Center 22
  • $10-$16