For a 55th year, Les Grands Ballets' magical The Nutcracker returns to warm the hearts of young and old. This splendid ballet, a choreographic legacy of the late Fernand Nault based on Hoffman’s original tale, sumptuously embodies the spirit of Christmas with its graceful entertainment, magical scenery and stunning costumes, to Tchaikovsky’s irresistible music.
Treat yourself and your loved ones to one of the finest gifts of the holiday season: an enchanting journey to the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets! Along with Clara and her Nutcracker Prince, a gallery of colourful characters will dazzle you: the Snow Queen, the Sugar Plum Fairy, the King of Rats, Dew Drop Fairies, reindeers, Matryoshka dolls and so many more!
An hour before each performance, the actor Jacques Piperni offers a reading of the tale of Hoffmann and draw a young audience member who will become the mouse the day! Duration 20 minutes.