The Nutcracker and the Mouse King – based on the original book by E T A Hoffman
Date: December 9th 2017
Tickets: £12.50 Adults £9.50 children
Performances: 2pm & 7pm
We welcome Quantum theatre back again for their performance of the The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.
When Dr Drosselmeyer, brings the Stahlbaum family a Christmas present Marie is captivated by the little nutcracker. But after everyone has gone to bed, with the chiming of the grandfather clock strange things begin to happen…
Why are the dolls all coming to life? And why are mice pouring up from beneath the floorboards? As the monstrous Mouse King orders the attack Marie fears the worst but, harnessing his toy troops, the Nutcracker, leads them bravely into battle… Will they win through and can the evil curse on the Nutcracker be broken?
Find out in Michael Whitmore’s captivating new adaptation of the ETA Hoffman Christmas classic, an enchanting mix of magic, music and love-conquering-all for all ages.