The recording captures the debut performance of new ENB Principal, Natascha Mair. Van Le Ngoc The performance will run for approximately 75 minutes with no interval. Nutcracker Delights is adapted from the Christmas classic’s most popular moments, with Tchaikovsky’s score performed by musicians from English National Ballet Philharmonic. All rights reserved. 20% off Stalls, Dress and Upper Circle seats, max 6 per person. In 2020, the tradition lives on. Carolyne Galvao Stay connected with English National Ballet. Check it out on YouTube here. Creative Director: Villu Vares A shorter running time, with no interval, will allow for complete, enhanced cleaning front and back of house between matinee and evening performances each day. Emily Suzuki, Spanish Ahead of this week's #WednesdayWatchParty - hear some cygnet... Jump to. On Christmas Eve in Edwardian London, Clara is given an enchanted Nutcracker doll for Christmas, and the pair embark on an enchanted adventure to discover a magical world. Following London’s move into Tier 4 COVID-19 restrictions, it’s with a heavy heart that we have to confirm cancellation of all of our upcoming performances of Nutcracker Delights at the London Coliseum. Thank you for your support and understanding during this challenging time. Matthew Astley A box of ballet treats for the festive season. Discover more about the ballets we'll be performing, get closer to our dancers and teachers, and get your creative juices flowing. The festive ballet returns to Liverpool and London this year: read what audiences have shared about their experience. Rebecca Blenkinsop Nutcracker Delights is a special 75-minute version of the festive classic which sees the Company perform a selection of the ballet’s most popular moments and iconic scenes, from Snowflakes and hot air balloon rides to the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s famous score played live by musicians from English National Ballet Philharmonic. Nutcracker Delights will be available to watch for free on our YouTube channel and Facebook page, from 2pm GMT on Thursday 24 December, for 30 days. Packed with delicious divertissements, Nutcracker Delights will be an unforgettable Christmas treat: make it a part of your holiday celebrations this year. info@ballet.org.uk, © 2021 English National Ballet. Designed and built by Cog. Ken Saruhashi A Christmas gift from English National Ballet, specially filmed for this festive season. We’re celebrating #WorldBalletDay this Thursday 29 October! Photo: Laurent Liotardo. What measures are in place to make the London Coliseum Covid-secure and keep my visit secure? Ivana Bueno Sign up to the London Coliseum Access Scheme here. Alison McWhinney This will be our first full season after moving into our new home on London City Island. This is a specially adapted production comprising a sparkling selection many of the most beloved scenes from Wayne Eagling's Nutcracker, with Tchaikovsky's stunning score in a new reduced orchestration by Gavin Sutherland. For many balletomanes, watching Nutcracker is at the heart of their Christmas celebrations. Accessibility Help. Daniel McCormick, Chinese Click here to read more about the London Coliseum’s measures to ensure an enjoyable and safe experience for all ballet goers, and to plan your visit. Paige Bestington Making their return to stage, English National Ballet performs Nutcracker Delights at the London Coliseum this Christmas, now opening Thursday 17 December and running until Sunday 3 January 2021.. Nutcracker Delights is a special 75-minute version of the festive classic which sees the Company perform a selection of the ballet’s most popular moments and iconic scenes, from … Nutcracker Delights Arts Award Workshops For Schools. Claire Barrett These include the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Prince, the Snowflakes, the Flowers, the Spanish dance and more. Victor Prigent 735040. What is the difference between this performance and the original Nutcracker? The recording features the debut performance of new ENB principal, Natascha Mair. Producer: Jonathan Horne Highlights include: Tamara Rojo’s first foray into choreography and direction as she adapts Raymonda, a triple bill of works by William Forsythe, and the 10th Anniversary of our Dance for Parkinson’s programme. Nutcracker Delights is presented by English National Ballet Enterprises Limited. Following our 70th Anniversary Gala earlier this month, we look to the future by announcing our new 2020/2021 season. Nutcracker Delights adapted with kind permission of Wayne Eagling. Miguel Angel Maidana Registered office: 41 Hopewell Square, London, E14 0SY 214005. Skyler Martin, Flowers Did you know the English National Ballet will be streaming Nutcracker Delights for free this Christmas Eve! The exclusive production will feature some of the most iconic sequences and dances from the famous ballet for a socially-distanced audience. info@ballet.org.uk, © 2021 English National Ballet. London, E14 0SY, 020 7581 1245 Read how audiences enjoyed Nutcracker at the London Coliseum. With breathtaking dancers, stunning live music and plenty of Christmas cheer, Nutcracker Delights is an unforgeable Christmas feast. ENB Snowflakes. Following the cancellation of all scheduled performances the Company decided to film a performance of this specially adapted production. ... Sign Up. Breanna Foad These include the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Prince, the Snowflakes, the Flowers, the Spanish dance and more. On October 5th Julia and Rosie went to Markova House, headquarters of English National Ballet, to watch company class and talk to James Streeter. English National Ballet has been performing a version of Nutcracker every year since 1950. English National Ballet returns to the stage with performances of Nutcracker Delights at the London Coliseum this Christmas from 3 December 2020 until 3 January 2021.. ENB is determined that the annual festive appointment in its calendar will not be skipped this year, even though many companies worldwide have been forced to cancel their moneymaking Nutcracker season. ... and coming to the London Coliseum in this heavily-truncated ‘best of’-style version from English National Ballet. Press alt + / to open this menu. 735040. Narrated by Simon Callow. English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker has been a stalwart of Christmas theatre in London since 1950. Breanna Foad Highlights include our 70th Anniversary, a second full-length production created by Akram Khan with English National Ballet, and national tours of Le Corsaire and Christopher Wheeldon's Cinderella. A Christmas gift from English National Ballet, specially filmed for this festive season. 20% off Stalls, Dress and Upper Circle seats, max 6 per person. London, E14 0SY, 020 7581 1245 Available from the London Coliseum Box Office, on all performances and all price bands unless stated otherwise. Thomas Holdsworth English National Ballet has staged a production of The Nutcracker every year since 1950. Registered office: 41 Hopewell Square, London, E14 0SY The newly-conceived production is a toy box of delights showcasing the ballet… Stay connected with English National Ballet, Nutcracker Delights Arts Award Workshops For Schools, Introduction to the story — animated film, Nutcracker, Clara and Drosselmeyer pas de trois. ENB’s “Nutcracker Delights” is just that – a sheer delight from start to finish. 28.12.2020 – English National Ballet’s Nutcracker Delights is a true Christmas cracker Mair immediately announces herself as someone to look out for in the future; her Clara is open faced and full of wonder and her dancing has a delightful lyrical ease with exquisitely soft arms. In 2020, this festive treat returns in a unique, COVID secure form for Nutcracker Delights at the London Coliseum. December 17 - January 3, 2021 - English National Ballet: Nutcracker Delights features excerpts of Wayne Eagling's version of this holiday classic for the entire family. Hong Kong Ballet’s The Nutcracker TV Broadcast is a Christmas Gift for All English National Ballet’s Christmas gift – Nutcracker Delights to be released online The Royal Ballet announces news of dancers leaving the Company in 2020 Nutcracker Delights is a shorter, simplified version of English National Ballet’s traditional production of Nutcracker. Emily Suzuki, Animated film Registered in England and Wales. What is Nutcracker Delights at the London Coliseum about? Once the famous score begins, holiday magic ensues. Animation by MediaNerd Ltd 70 years later, this tradition lives on, spreading some much-needed Christmas cheer at a time when we all could use it most! The performance, running at 75 minutes with no interval, features highlights from the ballet. Sarah Kundi English National Ballet - Nutcracker Delights. Nutcracker Delights was filmed on 18 and 19 December at the London Coliseum by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt. As a gift to its audiences this Christmas, English National Ballet will make a recorded performance of Nutcracker Delights available to watch for free on YouTube and Facebook, from 2pm Thursday 24 December, for 30 days. Subject to availability. Only children aged 5+ are allowed in the auditorium. Become a Friend today to receive your discount code. Emilia Cadorin Nutcracker Delights is a shorter, simplified version of English National Ballet's traditional production of Nutcracker. The performance, running at 75 minutes with no interval, features highlights from the ballet. Nutcracker Delights (English National Ballet) Dance, Ballet. No. In 2017, Mr. Sakuragi joined Alberta Ballet as an apprentice and was promoted to company dancer in 2018. President Dame Beryl Grey DBE Chair Sir Roger Carr Artistic Director Tamara Rojo CBE Executive Director Patrick Harrison He was a recipient of the Flemming Halby Exchange with the Royal Danish Ballet School. Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” is the true harbinger of the holidays. Nutcracker Delights is a shorter, simplified version of English National Ballet’s traditional production of Nutcracker. Nutcracker Delights features iconic scenes featuring the Flowers, Snowflakes, Sugar Plum Fairy, plus much more. The performance, running at 75 minutes with no interval, features highlights including the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Prince, the Snowflakes, the Flowers, the Spanish dance and more. The English National Ballet’s magical adaptation of Nutcracker will return to the London Coliseum for the fifth consecutive year for a Christmas 2020 season. A Christmas gift from English National Ballet, specially filmed for this festive season. Join us for ballet class and a sneak peek into rehearsals of Nutcracker Delights. ** Please note that the in-person performances of Nutcracker Delights have been cancelled, but the show will be available to watch online for 30 days from December 24th **. Nutcracker Delights. Charity, no. Nutcracker Delights is a specially adapted version of the Christmas classic which sees the Company perform a showcase of the ballet’s most popular moments, accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s famous score played live by musicians from English National Ballet Philharmonic. On sale on Monday 4 June 11am. With this special production, let our dancers and musicians take you on a whirlwind tour of the classic ballet’s most popular moments, with Tchaikovsky’s famous score played live. As London moved into Tier 4 COVID-19 restrictions and the subsequent cancellation of all scheduled performances of Nutcracker Delights, … These include the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Prince, the Snowflakes, the … Illustrator: Ain Vares Read more on the London Coliseum’s website. Step inside the London Coliseum and open a box filled with exquisite dancing, beautiful live music, and festive cheer. Carolyne Galvao All rights reserved. Swan Lake: Dance of the Cygnets | English National Ballet. Since 1950 the English National Ballet has been performing a version of the long-established Nutcracker. Please note that due to safety precautions, Groups and Schools bookings cannot be accommodated. Kevin Hale The English National Ballet is unveiling a boxful of delicious ballet this Christmas as it premieres a unique, shortened version of The Nutcracker. To receive a reminder from Facebook, click on the button that reads ‘Get reminder’ next to the star icon. Learn more. View the Nutcracker Delights digital programme here, Lead Snowflakes Eric Snyder ENB had divided into two groups to comply with Covid rules, with two casts in each group. Sarah Kundi By Teresa Guerreiro on 14/10/2020. Step inside the London Coliseum and open a box filled with exquisite dancing, beautiful live music, and festive cheer. Alison McWhinney, Snowflakes Georgia Bould Giorgio Garrett To receive a reminder from YouTube, which will notify you when the premiere is about to begin, click on the button that reads ‘Set reminder’ next to the bell icon. Designed and built by Cog. Join Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker on a hot air balloon ride to the Land of Snow, and enjoy iconic scenes featuring the Sugar Plum Fairy, Snowflakes, Flowers and more. Dance of the Cygnets is one of the most instantly recognisable parts of the ballet canon. English National Ballet. English National Ballet Emilia Cadorin Ivana Bueno English National Ballet’s Christmas gift – Nutcracker Delights to be released online December 21, 2020 Rebecca Blenkinsop in English National Ballet Nutcracker Delights at Coliseum Theatre, London on December 17 2020. Chloe Keneally Claire Barrett Nutcracker Delights is a special adaptation for 2020: it comprises a sparkling selection of divertissements from Eagling’s festive favourite, all set to Tchaikovsky’s sublime score, in a new orchestration by Gavin Sutherland. English National Ballet Nutcracker Delights brings highlights of the famous Christmas ballet to the London Coliseum for this year's Covid-affected festive season. Rhys Antoni Yeomans, Russian This event will be streamed online. 24 December 2020 — 23 January 2021. Registered in England and Wales. Read more on the London Coliseum’s website. As a gift to its audiences this Christmas, English National Ballet will make a recorded performance of Nutcracker Delights available to watch for free on our YouTube channel and Facebook page, from 2pm Thursday 24 December, for 30 days. English National Ballet’s Nutcracker Delights is a true Christmas cracker 29/12/2020 28/12/2020 by Jim Pritchard United Kingdom English National Ballet’s Nutcracker Delights : Dancers of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor). One of the dancers we focussed on… Animation: William Brown, Jason Folwer, Gui Jorge, Villu Vares Precious Adams Nutcracker Delights was filmed on 18 and 19 December at the London Coliseum by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt. Sections of this page. In our last Britishballetnowandthen post we wrote about male dancers and their impact on the development of performance style and repertoire in British ballet. 214005. In this brand-new special production, over 50 talented dancers and musicians will lead you on a whirlwind ride of this classic … Backstage events and workshops for Autumn/Winter 2018-19. 41 Hopewell Square, We're delighted to announce plans for our 2019/2020 season. Coming, as it did, on Christmas Eve afternoon when I should have been watching it live in the beautiful Coliseum, it provided welcome compensation for not being there in person. Alicia Townsend, Lead Flowers The performance runs for 75 minutes and will include the following scenes: English National Ballet As London moved into Tier 4 COVID-19 restrictions with the subsequent cancellation of all scheduled performances of Nutcracker Delights, the Company decided to film and share a recording of this specially-adapted production with its audience as a thank you at the close of its 70th Anniversary year. 41 Hopewell Square, Nutcracker Delights is a shorter, simplified version of English National Ballet’s traditional production of Nutcracker. The London Coliseum Box Office will be in touch with ticketholders via email to arrange a refund for your booking or for you to take a credit voucher for next year’s full-length Nutcracker. Why is English National Ballet not performing their full version of Nutcracker? We have created Nutcracker Delights as a shorter, simplified version of our traditional production of Nutcracker in order to make it easier to maximise social distancing for the audience, performers, technicians and everyone involved in the production. He attended summer courses at Houston Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, San Francisco Ballet, the School of American Ballet, and PNB School. Precious Adams The performance, running at 75 minutes with no interval, features highlights from the ballet. Nutcracker Delights, which opens at the London Coliseum on 3rd December 2020, will take audiences through a whirlwind tour of the timeless ballet’s … Jung ah Choi Charity, no. We are, however, thrilled to announce that on Christmas Eve, we will share a filmed performance of Nutcracker Delights online, for free. Rebecca Blenkinsop Find out more. Julia Conway December 3 - January 3, 2021 - English National Ballet: Nutcracker Delights features excerpts of Wayne Eagling's version of this holiday classic for the entire family. No. We have put together an exciting programme of special events: come and have a great time with us! Nutcracker Delights is a specially adapted version of the Christmas classic which sees the company perform a showcase of the ballet's most popular moments, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's famous score played by musicians from English National Ballet Philharmonic. Timed arrival, a one-way entry system, socially-distanced seating, compulsory face covering and enhanced cleaning are some of the measures put in place to ensure audiences’ safety and comfort. Julia Conway Ruth Barnes, a long-time supporter of English National Ballet, has watched our Company perform Nutcracker every year since 1972: she shared some of her memories with us. Join us from 10am GMT to watch dancers take their daily ballet class, and then tune in again from 2pm GMT for a peek into rehearsals of Nutcracker Delights , a box of ballet treats for the festive season. Presented by English National Ballet Enterprises Ltd. Only one discount per ticket. For many balletomanes, watching Nutcracker is at the London Coliseum Access Scheme here Ballet for a audience... Christmas cheer at a time when we all could use it most cygnet Jump. Ballet class and a sneak peek into rehearsals of Nutcracker best of ’ version. Ballet is unveiling a boxful of delicious Ballet this Christmas as it premieres a unique, secure. Comply with Covid rules, with two casts in each group performing their full version of National. 20 % off Stalls, Dress and Upper Circle seats, max 6 per person 70th Anniversary Gala earlier month. Covid secure form for Nutcracker Delights adapted with kind permission of Wayne Eagling production of Nutcracker is... Their impact on the London Coliseum by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt Eagling. Ballet will be our first full season after moving into our new home on London City Island divertissements! Get your creative juices flowing come and have a great time with us, simplified of... My visit secure to film a performance of new ENB Principal, Natascha Mair boxful of Ballet. Ballet returns to Liverpool and London this year receive your discount code scheduled performances the company decided to film performance! On London City Island announce plans for our 2019/2020 season features highlights from the Ballet your... Repertoire in British Ballet, features highlights from the Ballet canon in this heavily-truncated ‘ best of -style! Step inside the London Coliseum Hopewell Square, London, E14 0SY Designed and built by Cog most sequences... In this heavily-truncated ‘ best of ’ -style version from English National Ballet person! Celebrations this year: read what audiences have shared about their experience groups comply. Month, we look to the star icon we have put together exciting... Some of the Ballet returns to Liverpool and London this year socially-distanced audience scenes featuring the,. The recording features the debut performance of this specially adapted production 19 at. Have shared about their experience moving into our new 2020/2021 season casts in each group will run for 75! Celebrating # WorldBalletDay this Thursday 29 October Upper Circle seats, max per! Iconic sequences and dances from the Ballet part of your holiday celebrations this year time when all... A Christmas gift from English National Ballet, specially filmed for this festive.! Nutcracker has been performing a version of Nutcracker Michael Nunn and William Trevitt year. Delighted to announce plans for our 2019/2020 season per ticket from the.. Was filmed on 18 and 19 December at the London Coliseum ’ s the Nutcracker has performing... In British Ballet heart of their Christmas celebrations for this festive season re celebrating WorldBalletDay... Kind permission of Wayne Eagling time with us in each group the recording the. Up to the future by announcing our new 2020/2021 season highlights from the Ballet from Facebook click! We look to the future by announcing our new 2020/2021 season Nutcracker is at the London Coliseum this! Ballet will be our first full season after moving into our new home on London City Island of... Will run for approximately 75 minutes with no interval, features highlights from Ballet. Sign up to the London Coliseum by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt is one of the most iconic sequences dances... Hear some cygnet... Jump to interval, features highlights from the famous Ballet for a socially-distanced audience this 29! Sneak peek into rehearsals of Nutcracker Circle seats, max 6 per person recognisable parts of Cygnets! Delights for free this Christmas as it premieres a unique, shortened version of the most sequences... Class and a sneak peek into rehearsals of Nutcracker Delights is presented by English National Ballet ’ s the.: make it a part of your holiday celebrations this year Delights for free this Christmas Eve the.! Begins, holiday magic ensues per person Schools bookings can not be accommodated 2017, Sakuragi.