The Nutcracker, first seen in 1892, recounts the magical Christmas Eve of young Clara. Her adventures in the company of an enchanted prince inspired Tchaikovsky to such spellbinding numbers as the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, the Waltz of the Flowers and a sparkling series of national dances.
Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker – Complete ballet
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Running Time: 80.58 mins