Tšaikovski: The Nutcracker - Visit Tampere

Tšaikovski: The Nutcracker

Tampere Hall will be attended by the St Petersburg Festival Ballet representing the popular christmas classic, Tšaikovski's Nutcracker.  Tšaikovski's familiar tunes combine with E. T. A. Hoffmann's fairytale story, in which the Klaara girl takes the viewer to the land of dreams and imagination. The choreography is by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov. The music is interpreted by the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra and directed by the Russian conductor Vadim Nikitin.Music: Pjotr Tšaikovski Choreography: Marius Petipa ja Lev Ivanov Set and costume design: Vyacheslav Okunev Lighting design: Rainer KornhuberSoloists: Klaara – Svetlana Filatova Prince – Alexandr Abaturov Nutcracker – S. Dubrovin Mr. Drosselmeier – S. Smirnov Mice king – S. Smirnov