The Nutcracker - The Royal Ballet

Sun Jan 16, 14:00 - Sun Jan 16, 17:00
E John Butler Centre for the Arts


The Nutcracker 

A family favourite at Christmas time and is one of the most delightful ways to discover the enchantment of ballet. The story of Clara, a girl on a magical Christmas Eve adventure, is accompanied by sparkling music and even dancing sweets! Watch the full company of The Royal Ballet in this much-loved ballet classic.



Akane Takada (The Sugar Plum Fairy), Cesar Corrales (The Prince), Christopher Saunders (Herr Drosselmeyer), Isabella Gasparini (Clara), Luca Acri (Hans-Peter/The Nutcracker)


Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House

Conducted By Koen Kessels



Choreography Peter Wright After Lev Ivanov

Music Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Original scenario – Marius Petipa

Production and scenario – Peter Wright

Designer – Julia Trevelyan Oman

Lighting designer – Mark Henderson

Production consultant – Roland John Wiley


Running time: 2 hours and 40 minutes (including one interval)

Additional information

Refund policy No refunds


The Nutcracker - The Royal Ballet
E John Butler Centre for the Arts
Baines St, Rynfield, Benoni, 1501, South Africa
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