The Russian Classical Ballet, the prestigious Moscow company directed by the famous ballerina Evgeniya Bespalova, returns to Portugal to present the masterpiece of classical ballet: “The Nutcracker”, an enchanting narrative that awakens our imagination, taking us into the realm of fantasy.
A Christmas dream with animated puppets, evil creatures, and an unlikely hero: the Nutcracker Prince.
Filled with romance and fantasy, “The Nutcracker” extols children’s ability to dream and the genuineness of their feelings.
“The Nutcracker” perpetuated Tchaikovsky’s genius with the famous Opus 71, full of remarkable melodies such as the Dance of the Sugar Fairy and The Waltz of the Flowers.
Marius Petipa revealed his originality and creativity in the choreographic development of this timeless masterpiece, which remains one of the most performed performances ever.
The Russian Classical Ballet presents a classical production with scenographic elements of incredible realism, created in the renowned St. Petersburg atelier, where the sets for the Bolshoi Theater, Mariinsky Theater, Paris Opera or La Scala Theater are produced.
Stunning costumes, accessories manufactured in sumptuous detail, and an array of enchanting melodies make up this great masterpiece of classical ballet.
A cast of flawless soloists and performers, led by two international dance stars.
A great and irresistible classical production that represents an unmissable and memorable moment.
A unique show that will endure in the audience’s memory.
“The Nutcracker” takes the stage at 9:30pm.
For more information, contact José Lúcio da Silva Theatre (244 823 600).