As the clock strikes midnight on Christmas Eve, Marie's wooden nutcracker doll comes to life and transforms into a prince! Soon joined by her other toys that have also come to life, Marie and her prince embark on a dreamy unforgettable adventure.
A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker, sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchanted and magic. Along with Tchaikovsky's cherished score and some of the Bolshoi's greatest artists, The Nutcracker remains a treasure not to be missed!
- Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
- Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
- Libretto: Yuri Grigorovich (after E.T.A. Hoffmann and Marius Petipa)