Event Nutcracker
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Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 28 November 2014
Last Date 17 December 2014
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Clara, a former star of the ballet Russes, has settled in Australia. On Christmas Eve, nearing the end of her life, she relives her past on stage. Graeme Murphy's acclaimed reimagining of The Nutcracker masterfully weaves together the enchantment and fantasy of the beloved classic with emotional depth and a modern perspective.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Test Ballet
Name Function Notes
Graeme Murphy Choreographer
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Composer
Kristian Fredrikson Costume Designer
Janet Vernon Creative Director
Kristian Fredrikson Creator
Graeme Murphy Creator
Phillipe Charluet Filmmaker Film 'collage'
John Drummond Montgomery Lighting Designer
Kristian Fredrikson Set Designer
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Sydney Opera House What's On Day by Day Brochure, Nov 2014
Event Identifier 139969