19. December 2021
BOLSHOI 21-22: THE NUTCRACKER
Captured live at the Bolshoi
- 19. December 2021
- Russia, 2021
- 135 min.
- Musik: Pjotr Iljitsch Tschaikowski
Choreografie: Juri Grigorowitsch
Libretto: Juri Grigorowitsch
(nach E.T.A. Hoffmann und Marius Petipa)
On Christmas Eve, the mysterious Drosselmeyer brings a Nutcracker doll as a gift for his goddaughter Marie. At midnight, the doll comes to life and finds himself in a battle against the Mouse King, determined to save Marie from him.
In this timeless story accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, rising star Soloist Margarita Shrainer perfectly embodies Marie’s innocence and enchantment along with the supremely elegant Principal Dancer Semyon Chudin as The Nutcracker, captivating audiences of all ages and bringing them on an otherworldly journey.