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The Nutcracker - 14 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
Leader Robert Gibbs
Choir Director Charles Cole
Cast
Herr Drosselmeyer Bennet Gartside
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 Elizabeth McGorian
Captain Johannes Stepanek
Harlequin
a doll
James Wilkie
Columbine
a doll
Sabina Westcombe
Soldier
a doll
Kenta Kura
Vivandière
a doll
Yasmine Naghdi
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 Roberta Marquez
The Prince Nehemiah Kish
Divertissements
Spanish Dance Kristen McNally
Spanish Dance Johannes Stepanek
Spanish Dance Nathalie Harrison
Spanish Dance Erico Montes
Spanish Dance Pietra Mello-Pittman
Spanish Dance Fernando Montaño
Arabian Dance Laura McCulloch
Arabian Dance Eric Underwood
Arabian Dance Kenta Kura
Arabian Dance Thomas Whitehead
Chinese Dance Nicol Edmonds
Chinese Dance Michael Stojko
Chinese Dance Donald Thom
Chinese Dance Andrej Uspenski
Russian Dance Tristan Dyer
Russian Dance Valentino Zucchetti
Dance of the Mirlitons Camille Bracher
Dance of the Mirlitons Francesca Hayward
Dance of the Mirlitons Gemma Pitchley-Gale
Dance of the Mirlitons Leticia Stock
Waltz of the Flowers
Rose Fairy Yuhui Choe
Her Escort Ricardo Cervera
Her Escort Ryoichi Hirano
Her Escort Brian Maloney
Her Escort Dawid Trzensimiech
Leading Flower Tara-Brigitte Bhavnani
Leading Flower Claire Calvert
Leading Flower Olivia Cowley
Leading Flower Melissa Hamilton
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Grand pas de deux Marianela Nuñez
Grand pas de deux Nehemiah Kish
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 Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Durations: Act I: 7.36-8.26pm, Act II: 8.56-9.45pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 14 December 2012 (in Royal Opera House Collections)