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George Street, Oxford, South East OX1 2AG

Varna International Ballet - Nutcracker

Closed February 1, 2023

The most famous of fantasy ballets for all the family

Why See Varna International Ballet - Nutcracker?

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A late Christmas treat!

As part of their UK debut, Varna International Ballet is bringing three UK premiere productions to our shores in spring 2023, for the first time in 75 years! As part of a season including Swan Lake and Giselle, they also bring a little bit of (late, or early) Christmas spirit with this performance of that sweetest ballet treat - The Nutcracker!

What is the story?

We open on Christmas Eve, in the Stahlbaum house. There's music and presents and food, and the three Stahlbaum children are beside themselves with joy at the wonder of it all. There's danger on the horizon though, heralded by the arrival at the door of local magician Drosselmeyer. He brings bearing gifts for the children, including a wooden nutcracker. This is just the start of an adventure that will lead our characters into a war between mice and gingerbread men and through the Land of Sweets.

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Performance date: 1 February 2023


You may be required to wear a mask during this performance. Please contact the venue directly for more information.

What you thought

13 reviews, average rating: (2.4 Stars)

2.5 star rating

Liz Landor: “Fabulous, we loved every minute”

Wonderful costumes; sets and uplifting music. The dancing was excellent... more

Mairead Morrison-Wyse: “The Nutcracker Ballet”

We were captivated from beginning to end of this fantastic performance,... more

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