Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker

Opening Date:

December 21, 2014

Cast:

The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

Director:

Yuri Grigorovich

Genre:

Program

Run Time:

3 hr. 00 min.

MPAA Rating:

NR

Synopsis:

Experience the excitement and beauty of world-class performances when the Bolshoi Ballet's The Nutcracker is broadcast to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, December 21. On Christmas Eve, Marie is given a wooden nutcracker carved in the shape of a little man. At midnight, when the celebrations are over, all the toys magically come to life. The nutcracker grows to human size and takes charge of the tin soldiers, flying to the rescue of Marie, who is threatened by the Mouse King and his army.