Bring the whole family to enjoy this Christmas favourite.

At midnight on Christmas Eve, little Clara begins a magical journey into a wondrous world of toys that come to life. There she meets King Rat, giant mice, and the beautiful Sugar Plum Fairy, who reigns over the Kingdom of Sweets.

Ben Stevenson’s much-loved production of The Nutcracker has become a seasonal tradition in Brisbane. Gorgeous sets and costumes and stunning dance combine with Tchaikovsky’s evocative music to make The Nutcracker the perfect festive ballet.

Choreographer Ben Stevenson OBE
Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Nigel Gaynor
Set Designer Thomas Boyd
Costume Designer Desmond Heeley
Associate Costume Designer Noelene Hill
Lighting Designer David Walters

Please note there will be no live orchestra at the Monday, 19 December 2017 6:30pm performance – it will be performed to recorded music.

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Presented by Queensland Ballet 


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