Nutcracker ballet at Trinity

A SPELL-BINDING ballet production of The Nutcracker is coming to Gainsborough’s Trinity Arts Centre next week.

Wednesday, 23rd November 2011, 12:30 pm

The most magical and enchanting of all fairy tales is brought to life by European Ballet, one of the most popular and highly praised touring ballet companies in the world.

Under the direction of Stanislav Tchassov, former Principal dancer of The Bolshoi Ballet, this exciting and dynamic company of international first-class dancers has endeared itself to audiences and critics alike for its commitment to excellent artistic standards and for the dedication and energy of its talented dancers.

Set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score, enhanced by over 45 beautiful handcrafted costumes, the ballet is ideal for audiences of all ages.

Highly respected, award winning dancers from Russia, France, Italy, Spain, the UK and even further elsewhere will come together to perform in this beautiful production.

The magic of Christmas comes alive as Clara dreams that her toys come to life.

The exciting moments of the ballet – spells of mysterious Drosselmeyer, growing Christmas tree, fearsome battle between rats and toy soldiers, transformation of the Nutcracker into a handsome Prince, stunning national dances from Arabia, China, Spain and Russia – all bring unforgettable celebration of excellent dancing and magical story.

The European Ballet presents The Nutcrackers at The Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough on Thursday 24th November.

Tickets are between £9.50 and £17.50 and are available by calling 01427 676655 or visiting