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Ballet for Children Blu-ray Set (The Royal Ballet)

This unique collection brings together four jewels of The Royal Ballet's repertory that will delight and captivate young viewers the world over. Prepare to be enchanted by the timelessly colourful characters of Beatrix Potter including Peter Rabbit and friends; swept up in the magical world of Clara and her beloved Nutcracker; dazzled by Alice's weird and wonderful adventures in Wonderland; and spellbound by the action in Prokofiev's classic Peter and the Wolf.

The Nutcracker
Choreography: Peter Wright after Lev Ivanov
Music:Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Production: Peter Wright
Dancers: Miyako Yoshida, Steven McRae, Gary Avis, Iohna Loots, Ricardo Cervera
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Conductor: Koen Kessels
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
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Tales of Beatrix Potter
Choreography: Frederick Ashton 
Music:John Lanchbery
Production: Anthony Dowell
Dancers: Victoria Hewitt, Ricardo Cervera, Gary Avis, Jonathan Howells, Gemma Sykes, Bennet Garside, Laura Morera, David Pickering, Zachary Faruque, Giacomo Ciriaci, Iohna Loots, Joshua Tuifua, Steven McRae
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Conductor: Paul Murphy
Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Choreography: Christopher Wheeldon
Music: Joby Talbot
Designs: Bob Crowley
Dancers: Lauren Cuthbertson, Sergei Polunin, Edward Watson, Zenaida Yanowsky
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra of The Royal Opera House
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Peter and the Wolf
Choreography: Matthew Hart
Music:Sergei Prokofiev
Designs: Ian Spurling
Dancers: Sergei Polunin, Will Kemp, Kilian Smith, Charlotte Edmonds, Laurine Muccioli, Chisato Katsura
Students of The Royal Ballet School
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Conductor: Paul Murphy

Picture: 16:9
Sound: 2.0 PCM + 5.1(5.0) DTS
Region code: All Regions
Running Time: 6hr 14 mins
Year: 2007, 2009, 2011