Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her nutcracker prince.
Danced by the Bolshoi’s principals, Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich’s staging of E. T. A. Hoffmann’s fairy tale will transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the holiday season.
On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll is transformed into a beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey.
Before they leave, they must confront the Mouse King, whose army is threatening Marie…
Captured live on 21 Dec 2014