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The Royal Opera House

The Nutcracker Blu-ray (Berlin State Ballet)

Vasily Medvedev and Yuri Burlaka, two Russian choreographers and connoisseurs of the tradition, have developed a version of this classic ballet for the Staatsballett that is based on the historic stage designs and choreography from the original of 1892: one of the treasures of the Russian ballet archives. 

Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Clara / The Sugar Plum Fairy: Iana Salenko
The Prince / The Nutcracker:Marian Walter
Drosselmeyer: Michael Banzhaf 
Mouse King: Arshak Ghalumyan
Young Clara: Elena Iseki
Fritz: Linus Schmidt

Soloists and Corps de ballet of the Staatsballet Berlin
Students of the Staatliche Ballettschule Berlin 
Choreography: Vasily Medvedev and Yuri Burlaka
Orchestra of Deutsche Oper Berlin
Children’s Choir of Deutsche Oper Berlin
Conductor: Robert Reimer
Year: 2014

Picture: 16:9
Sound: PCM Stero / 5.1 Dolby Digital
Region code: all regions
Running time: 113 mins