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The Nutcracker DVD (The Royal Ballet) 2000

The Nutcracker DVD (The Royal Ballet) 2000

The ultimate Nutcracker: Peter Wright’s definitive production for The Royal Ballet is full of festive magic for year-round viewing.

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Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score combines with Peter Wright's magical choreography, inspired by Lev Ivanov, in an atmosphere of fantasy and the supernatural. Hoffman’s Christmas story unfolds with breathtaking splendour and beauty in the most festive and enduring of all ballets.


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Music: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky

Drosselmeyer: Anthony Dowell

Clara: Alina Cojocaru

Hans-Peter / Nutcracker: Ivan Putrov

Sugar Plum Fairy: Miyako Yoshida

Sugar Plum Fairy's Prince: Jonathan Cope


The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Conductor: Evgenii Svetlanov

A Royal Ballet production

Choreography: Peter Wright after Lev Ivanov

Production: Peter Wright

Plus: 'The Transformation Revealed': behind-the-scenes secrets of the spectacular Christmas tree scene. Illustrated booklet with synopsis and biographies in English, French and German. Producer Peter Wright on The Royal Ballet production. Anthony Dowell on the role of Herr Drosselmeyer.


Picture: 16:9 

Sound: Dolby Surround / LPCM Stereo

Duration: 133 mins

Recorded: 2000

Region code: 0 (worldwide)

Format: NTSC

Subtitles FR/DE


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