The Nutcracker – a sparkling treat for the whole family with Joburg Ballet
Join Joburg Ballet as the company brings to sparkling life one of the most popular and beloved classical ballets in the world, with an enchanting new production of The Nutcracker from 5 to 14 October at Joburg Theatre...
With exquisite dancing, sumptuous sets and Tchaikovsky’s captivating music played live by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, The Nutcracker is an unforgettable treat for children and adults alike.
Choreographed by Angela Malan, former senior principal dancer with Joburg Ballet, and based on the original 19thcentury classic, The Nutcrackerwill transport audiences to a magical world, as Clara and the Nutcracker Prince dance through snowflakes, journey to the kingdom of sweets, encounter waltzing flowers and meet the Sugar Plum Fairy.
Beautiful new sets and lighting by designer Wilhelm Disbergen will bring this fairy tale world to life on stage, while conductor Eddie Clayton and the full JPO will conjure Tchaikovsky’s shimmering score in the orchestra pit.*
Joburg Ballet offers its usual range of affordable ticket options for The Nutcracker, including half price on opening night, two budget-priced morning matinees with all seats just R100* and discounts for pensioners and groups.
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