First| Previous| 232 of 241 performances| Next| Last| List All

The Nutcracker - 10 December 2012 Evening 7.30pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Koen Kessels
Co-Concert Master Sergey Levitin
Choir Director Charles Cole
Cast
Herr Drosselmeyer Christopher Saunders
Clara
his god-daughter
Emma Maguire
Hans-Peter/The Nutcracker
his nephew
Alexander Campbell
Act I
Scene 1: Drosselmeyer's workshop, early evening
Drosselmeyer's Assistant Valentino Zucchetti
Scene 2: A street outside the Stahlbaums' house
Maiden Aunt Caroline Jennings
Maiden Aunt Susan Nye
Housekeeper Romayne Grigorova
Scene 3: The Stahlbaums' living room
Dr Stahlbaum
Clara's father
Gary Avis
Mrs Stahlbaum
Clara's mother
Genesia Rosato
Fritz
Clara's brother
Kyle Alexander
Clara's Partner Tristan Dyer
Grandmother Jacqueline Clark
Grandfather Philip Mosley
Dancing Mistress Deirdre Chapman
Captain Johannes Stepanek
Harlequin
a doll
James Wilkie
Columbine
a doll
Sabina Westcombe
Soldier
a doll
Kenta Kura
Vivandière
a doll
Akane Takada
St Nicholas Nicol Edmonds
Scene 4: The Battle
Mouse King Ryoichi Hirano
Scene 5: The Land of Snow
Snowflakes Artists of The Royal Ballet
Singers The London Oratory Junior Choir
Act II
Scene 1: The journey to the Kingdom of Sweets
Scene 2: The Sugar Garden of the Palace
The Sugar Plum Fairy Marianela Nuñez
The Prince Thiago Soares
Divertissements
Spanish Dance Kristen McNally
Spanish Dance Bennet Gartside
Spanish Dance Nathalie Harrison
Spanish Dance Erico Montes
Spanish Dance Tara-Brigitte Bhavnani
Spanish Dance Fernando Montaño
Arabian Dance Laura McCulloch
Arabian Dance Eric Underwood
Arabian Dance Johannes Stepanek
Arabian Dance Ryoichi Hirano
Chinese Dance Nicol Edmonds
Chinese Dance Sander Blommaert
Chinese Dance Andrej Uspenski
Chinese Dance Donald Thom
Russian Dance Tristan Dyer
Russian Dance Valentino Zucchetti
Dance of the Mirlitons Elizabeth Harrod
Dance of the Mirlitons Romany Pajdak
Dance of the Mirlitons Akane Takada
Dance of the Mirlitons Sabina Westcombe
Waltz of the Flowers
Rose Fairy Yuhui Choe
Her Escort Ricardo Cervera
Her Escort Jonathan Watkins
Her Escort Brian Maloney
Her Escort Dawid Trzensimiech
Leading Flower Itziar Mendizabal
Leading Flower Olivia Cowley
Leading Flower Melissa Hamilton
Leading Flower Lara Turk
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Grand pas de deux Marianela Nuñez
Grand pas de deux Thiago Soares
Finale Entire Cast
Scene 3: A street outside the Stahlbaums' house
Scene 4: Drosselmeyer's workshop later that night
Other characters
Aunts, Uncles, Parents, Maids, Manservants, Revellers Artists of The Royal Ballet
Children, Toy Soldiers, Mice, Gingerbreads, Rabbit Drummer, Pages, Sentry Students of The Royal Ballet School (Lower School)
Angels Students of The Royal Ballet School (Upper School)
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Durations: Act I: 7.35-8.25pm, Act II: 8.55-9.45pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 10 December 2012 (in Royal Opera House Collections)