Opens Wednesday 16th November 2016
‘Sparkling from start to finish’ – Sunday Business Post
This timeless classic, with beautiful costumes and Tchaikovsky’s beloved & sumptuous score, takes audiences on a wondrous adventure of full of quintessential Christmas magic.
It’s Christmas Eve. A marvellous party is taking place where the mysterious Uncle Drosselmeyer brings gifts for all the children. When midnight strikes, very strange things start to happen … The Christmas tree grows to incredible heights and Clara’s magical Christmas gift, her Nutcracker, leads them into a fairy-tale world. With her heroic Nutcracker at her side, Clara defeats the Mouse King and his army of mice, and they journey to the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets together.
When & Where:
Gaiety Theatre, Dublin: Wed 16th – Sat 19th Nov
Draiocht, Blanchardstown: Fri 25th Nov (Sold Out)
Civic Theatre, Tallaght: Thurs 1st – Sat 3rd Dec
Helix, DCU, Glasnevin: Thurs 8th Dec
Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co Wicklow: Thurs 22nd & Fri 23rd Dec
For more information and booking click on each venue link above.
You can also check Ballet Ireland’s website