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The Nutcracker - ROH

Run time
110 minutes
Director
Peter Wright
Cast
Francesca Hayward, Federico Bonelli, Lauren Cuthbertson, Gary Avis, Alexander Campbell

This film is shown in regular cinema format (no giant screen dome).

The Royal Ballet

Clara is given an enchanted Nutcracker doll on Christmas Eve. As midnight strikes, she creeps downstairs to find a magical adventure awaiting her and her Nutcracker.

The magician Drosselmeyer transforms the drawing room for a battle between mice and toy soldiers. During the battle, Clara saves the Nutcracker's life - so breaking a magical spell that turned him from a boy to a toy - and the Mouse King is defeated. In celebration, Drosselmeyer sweeps Clara and the Nutcracker off to the Kingdom of Sweets, where they meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and take part in a wonderful display of dances. The next morning, Clara's adventures seem to have been more than just a dream. 

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Thursday 10 December
Sunday 13 December
Monday 14 December
Tuesday 15 December
Wednesday 16 December
Sunday 20 December

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