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Image from The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker, 2021
Image from The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker, 2021

Your Reaction: What did you think of The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker?

This classic festive ballet telling a story of magic on Christmas Eve is now open on the Main Stage.

By Becky Black (Social Media Editor)
Tuesday 23 November 2021, 4.29pm

@hanatiller: 'Beautiful dress rehearsal today. Congratulations. Brilliant sets and costumes. Thank you!'

Julie Aamoth: 'Magical performance tonight. I hated for it to end'

@31pebworth: 'And my dream came true... there tonight to see Vadream and Nella and lovely Anna Rose. Everyone on form and loving it!'

@michellefobs: 'I was there this afternoon and tonight’s audience are in for a huge treat! Loved it. Bravo team Nutcracker!'

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What did you think of The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker? Share your thoughts on social media using #RoyalOperaHouse

The Nutcracker runs until 8 January 2022. Limited tickets are still available

The production will be broadcast to cinemas around the world on 9 December 2021

The Nutcracker is staged with generous philanthropic support from Julia and Hans Rausing, Sir Lloyd and Lady Dorfman, Kenneth and Susan Green, Lindsay and Sarah Tomlinson, Melinda and Donald Quintin and the Royal Opera House Endowment Fund