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The Nutcracker

  • 29 July 2014 Recorded
  • Running time: 2 hours and 10 minutes (including one interval)

A young girl's enchanted present leads her on a wonderful adventure in this classic ballet, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's glittering score.

Cast sheets

Cast sheets are available as PDFs

Performers

Conductor
Tom Seligman
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
The Sugar Plum Fairy
Laura Morera
The Prince
Federico Bonelli
Herr Drosselmeyer
Gary Avis
Clara
Francesca Hayward
Hans Peter / The Nutcracker
Alexander Campbell

Credits

Choreography
Peter Wright
Music
Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Original scenario
Marius Petipa
Production and scenario
Peter Wright
Designs
Julia Trevelyan Oman
Lighting design
Mark Henderson
Staging
Christopher Carr