Enjoy the visual feast as fairy tales come to life in Cardiff.
Cardiff St David Hall will honourably presents a series of classical ballets performed by the well-known Russian State Ballet joints with Orchestra of Siberia from 17 to 30 December, which might light up your Christmas festive season.
It adapted from E.T.A. Hoffmann’s The Nutcracker and the Mouse King. The magical story happens on Christmas Eve, when midnight comes and toy dolls awake. It’s criticized that “the scenery has turned the stage to a winter wonderland.”
Timetable – 17 & 18 Dec: 2pm & 5.30pm; 19 Dec: 7pm
The Sleeping Beauty
It’s almost every girl’s favourite fairy tale. Combined with Tchaikovsky’s splendid score, finery and wonderful stage, this ballet can be considered as a masterpiece.
Timetable – 21 & 23 & 24 Dec: 2pm; 22 Dec: 2pm & 7pm
It’s “a powerful performance of a tragic tale” and the most romantic ballet. Ease your mind and follow the rhythm of Dance of the Little Swans, and enjoy Tchaikovsky’s great work.
Timetable: 27 Dec: 2pm; 28 & 29 & 30 Dec: 2pm & 7pm