ROH Live: The Nutcracker [12A]

An enchanting, festive treat for the whole family


Thursday 9 December 2021, 7.15pm 
Sunday 12 December, 3pm


2h 40m 


£18.50 | 16 and under £10. Pricing and concessions information

about this film

The Nutcracker is a family favourite at Christmas time and is one of the most delightful ways to discover the enchantment of ballet. 

The story of Clara, a girl on a magical Christmas Eve adventureis accompanied by sparkling music and even dancing sweets! Watch the full company of The Royal Ballet in this muchloved ballet classic.

Cast: Akane Takada (The Sugar Plum Fairy), Cesar Corrales (The Prince), Christopher Saunders (Herr Drosselmeyer), Isabella Gasparini (Clara), Luca Acri (Hans-Peter/The Nutcracker)
Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House: Conducted By Koen Kessels
Choreography: Peter Wright/Lev Ivanov
Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

about the barn

The Barn Cinema offers a truly unique experience: a wide-ranging film programme, including independent arthouse, world and mainstream cinema, all within a truly beautiful, renovated 15th century barn. It is also available to hire for birthday parties and private events.

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Thursday 9th December

Sunday 12th December

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Dartington members get £2 off full price Barn Cinema tickets for films starting 4pm onwards, and £1 off full price tickets for films starting before 4pm (applicable to all screenings Tuesday – Sunday, and including all Special Event and Screen Arts).

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