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The Nutcracker and the Mouse King
Dec 23, 2022 - Jan 3, 2023
The National Ballet of Japan’s The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, an enchanting holiday tradition returns to the stage of the New National Theatre Tokyo.
The production by Wayne Eagling features splendid, fast-paced choreography with a sense of humour while the rich colours of the set and costumes describe the world of reality and a dream.
The Nutcracker and the Mouse King will be full of highlight scenes, from the sophisticated pas de deux of the leading characters, beautiful corps de ballet of the snow scene and flower waltz to the divertissements of the second act, it is no exaggeration to say that this production fully showcases the talent of the National Ballet of Japan dancers.
Performance Dates & Times
23 December 2022 at 19:00
24 December 2022 at 13:00 and 18:00
28 December 2022 at 19:00
29 December 2022 at 13:00 and 18:00
31 December 2022 at 16:00
1 January 2023 at 14:00
2 January 2023 at 13:00 and 18:00
3 January 2023 at 14:00
*Tickets for the performances on the 25th at 13:00 and the 29th at 18:00 are only sold at the Ticket Agent Pia. Z seats (Day Tickets) are sold at the NNTT.
Choreography by: Wayne EAGLING
Music by: Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY
Set Designer: KAWAGUCHI Naoji
Costume Designer: MAEDA Ayako
Lighting Designer: SAWADA Yuji
Dancers of the National Ballet of Japan