The Nutcracker

ACO Families: The Nutcracker

Join Clara and her Nutcracker on a magical journey in this stunning adaptation featuring live classical music and ballet.

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Join Clara in an enchanted dreamland as she befriends the Nutcracker and goes on a magical Christmas Eve journey in this mesmerising ACO Families production, returning again this December due to popular demand.

Created in collaboration with former Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet David McAllister, this clever adaptation of the much-loved ballet brings together Tchaikovsky’s beloved music, performed live by an ACO quintet, with dance and narration in an immersive theatrical experience.

The ACO’s The Nutcracker is the perfect introduction to live classical music and ballet, guaranteed to captivate and delight the whole family this festive season.

 

CAST & CREATIVES

Artistic Advisor: David McAllister
Director: Elsie Edgerton-Till
Choreographer: Ella Havelka
Musical Arrangements:  Bernard Rofe
Original Script: George Kemp
Production Designer: Isabella Andronos
Lighting Designer: Morgan Moroney

 

Duration: 30 minutes. Plus, enjoy free creative play activities in the foyer before and after the performance.
Recommended for: children aged 2 - 8 and their families. (Children under 2-years are free on a parent's lap).
Location: The Neilson at ACO Pier 2/3. Click here for venue information and location.

The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families
The Nutcracker, ACO Families