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The Nutcracker - 19 December 1990 Matinee 

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Isaiah Jackson
Leader Hugh Maguire
Cast
Herr Drosselmeyer David Bintley
Clara
his God-daughter
Nicole Tongue
The Nutcracker
Drosselmeyer's nephew
Philip Mosley
Act I scene 1 Drosselmeyer's workshop - early evening
Drosselmeyer's Assistant Neil Geraghty
Messenger Peter Abegglen
Act I scene 2 Street outside the Stahlbaums' house
Maiden Aunt Diane Holland
Maiden Aunt Mary Morse-Boycott
Housekeeper Romayne Grigorova
Act I scene 3 The Stahlbaums' living room
Dr Stahlbaum
Clara's father
David Drew
Mrs Stahlbaum
Clara's mother
Genesia Rosato
Fritz
her brother
Robert Gravenor
Grandmother Jacqui Tallis
Great-grandfather William Tuckett
Dancing Mistress Gerd Larsen
Captain Leslie Edwards
Harlequin
a doll
Iain Webb
Columbine
a doll
Sara Gallie
Soldier
a doll
Tetsuya Kumakawa
Vivandière
a doll
Nicola Roberts
St Nicholas Christopher Hampson
Devil Peter Abegglen
Devil Neil Geraghty
Act I scene 4 The Battle
The Mouse King Christopher Saunders
Act I scene 5 The Land of Snow
Act II scene 1 The journey to the Kingdom of Sweets
Act II scene 2 The Palace Garden
The Sugar Plum Fairy Viviana Durante
The Prince Bruce Sansom
Princess Sara Gallie
Princess Bonnie Moore
Princess Rachael Whitbread
Major Domo William Tuckett
Divertissement
Danse Espagnole Tracy Brown
Danse Espagnole Ashley Page
Danse Espagnole Lynne Bristow
Danse Espagnole Deborah Bull
Danse Espagnole Stuart Cassidy
Danse Espagnole Errol Pickford
Danse Arabe Gail Taphouse
Danse Arabe Antony Dowson
Danse Arabe Adam Cooper
Danse Arabe Michael Nunn
Danse Chinoise Jonathan Burrows
Danse Chinoise Sergiu Pobereznic
Danse Chinoise Neil Skidmore
Danse Chinoise Iain Webb
Trepak Guy Niblett
Trepak Matthew Hart
Trepak Neil Geraghty
Danse des Mirlitons Nicola Roberts
Danse des Mirlitons Michelle Davis
Danse des Mirlitons Belinda Hatley
Danse des Mirlitons Natalie McCann
Danse des Mirlitons Ayako Yamada
Valse des Fleurs Artists of The Royal Ballet
Grand pas de deux Viviana Durante
Grand pas de deux Bruce Sansom
Finale Entire Cast
Act II scene 3 Street outside the Stahlbaums' house
Act II scene 4 Apotheosis
Aunts, uncles, parents, maids, manservants, revellers, snowflakes Artists of The Royal Ballet
Children, toy soldiers, mice, gingerbreads, rabbit drummer, pages Students of The Royal Ballet School (Lower School)
Angels Students of The Royal Ballet School (Upper School)
London Oratory Junior Choir
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Durations: Act I: 50 minutes, Interval: 30 minutes, Act II: 45 minutes
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet for 19 December 1990 (in Royal Opera House Collections)