Bolshoi Ballet’s The Nutcracker Live at the Eye

The Nutcracker is a firm Christmas favourite.
The Nutcracker is a firm Christmas favourite.

There’s live ballet from Moscow this Sunday, December 21, at the Eye Cinema in Galway’s Wellpark when the renowned Bolshoi Ballet present The Nutcracker.

This Christmas classic ballet about toys who come to life on Christmas Eve is based on a story by German writer, ETA Hoffman, accompanied by the magical and much loved music by Tchaikovsky. The Bolshoi performance will be screened live to the Eye, starting at 3pm and running for two hours and twenty minutes. Early booking is recommended for this very popular ballet. Tickets, costing €20/10 are available from the wwwcinema.ie or by phone, 091-780078.

Further information regarding bookings for the live opera and ballet transmissions are also available online.