Victorian State Ballet
The Nutcracker Ballet is a time-less, world famous traditional classical ballet Christmas treat! Adventurous, exciting, enchanting and simply a pure delight of the festive season!
Join Clara at her Christmas party, as she ventures into her Nutcracker prince's magical land. Delight at the famous sugar plum fairy pas de deux, breathtaking snow scenes, a beautiful Christmas tree and party surprises.
This delightful and powerful ballet will enchant children and grown-ups alike. A rich display of mesmerising classical ballet performed by stars of the Victorian State Ballet.
The Nutcracker is a feast of outstanding classical ballet skill that continues to bring joy throughout the ages to all who see it. The story is also told through its breathtaking musical score by Tchaikovsky. Don’t miss out on experiencing this enchanting classical ballet tale!
Running time – 2 hours including interval
‘Every aspect of the performance excelled, a work to remember for years to come’ Dancetrain 2011
‘Superb work from technically adept ensemble’ ***** DB Magazine
‘I adored every second and was completely overwhelmed’ Dancetrain 2011
‘This demonstrated the absolute power the Victorian State Ballet has over the creative dance Industry in Australia’ Dancetrain 2011
‘A bold production pushing the boundaries in the Australian Arts scene’ Dance Informa 2009
‘The show was amazing, the dancers had the ability to draw you in to their world' **** 4 star rating Dancehub 2011
The Venue: Ulumbarra Theatre
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