On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll transforms into a beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey. But before they leave, they must confront the Mouse King and his army.
Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her Nutcracker prince! Danced by the Bolshoi’s principals, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s fairytale staged by Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich will transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the holiday season.
Captured live on Dec 21, 2014.
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and choreography by Yuri Grigorovich.
$9 student tickets available only at the Amherst Cinema box office (not online).