St. Petersburg State Academic Theater of Leonid Yakobson Ballet presents "The Nutcracker" ballet
The score of "The Nutcracker" was included in the musical culture as one of the most precious pages of Tchaikovsky's heritage.
Director of various times since 1891, from the moment of birth to the music of "The Nutcracker", faced a difficult task - to write a play, a fairy tale and at the same time philosophical poem, interesting for both adults and children alike. Anyway this ballet - one of the most popular around the world. Thousands of new fans to the music of Tchaikovsky immersed in the magical atmosphere of dreams and fairy-tale adventure.
Choreographer Vasily Winona created his own version of "The Nutcracker" in 1934 - premiered at the Leningrad Theater of Opera and Ballet named after S.M. Kirov (now Mariinsky), came up with the perfect performance for children. It was fantastic and magic tricks, puppets and bright, and festive Christmas tree lights burning, proposed by the artist Vladimir Dmitriev.
Duration time — 2 hours 45 minutes
The performance runs with two intermissions
Ticket cost — 550-7000