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The Nutcracker

Northern Ballet

22 Nov - 26 Nov

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£10 - £48.50

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The Nutcracker

22 Nov - 26 Nov 2022


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  • Audio Described
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Christmas isn’t complete until you’ve experienced the wonder of Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker.

Share in Clara’s adventures as she is swept away by her Nutcracker Prince into an enchanting winter wonderland. Don’t miss dazzling dancing snowflakes, the famous Sugar Plum Fairy and the notorious Mouse King in the ultimate festive entertainment.

Performed to Tchaikovsky’s enduring score, played live by Northern Ballet Sinfonia, The Nutcracker awakens childlike imagination in us all.

Book now to see this sell-out success for yourself and guarantee your most magical Christmas yet.

Important information

Ticket prices: £10 - £48.50

Friends:  £2 off Band A-D
Northern Ballet patrons: £2 off Band A-D
O60s:   £6 off midweek evening and matinees
U18s:  £10 off Band A & B  Tue – Thu evenings
Family Ticket: Buy 1 Top Price Band A or B seat and get an U18 ticket Free (BOGOF) performances Tues – Thurs eve only.
Schools: £10 off Band C&D midweek matinee
Groups: Mid-week matinee

Insight Talk
Attend our Insight Talk ahead of the audio described performance. Taking place Sat 26 Nov. Click here to book!

Over 55’s Ballet
Attend a workshop on stage led by the Northern Ballet team, an opportunity to learn some steps from the Nutcracker. Click here to book! 

Northern Ballet Revealed
Get a sneak peek at what it is like in the life of a touring ballet company with a talk followed by the opportunity to watch the Company’s onstage ballet class – warming up for the show ahead. Click here to book! 

Access performances

Audio Described: Sat 26th Nov


Why not visit our restaurant…

Make your theatre trip extra special and dine in Prelude, a fresh and contemporary space inspired by the building’s art deco heritage.

With the hassle taken out, relax and enjoy our seasonal set price menu in Prelude. Your table is reserved for the whole evening, so you can enjoy your dessert and drinks in the show interval. Plus, Theatre Royal Friends can enjoy a 10% discount!




‘A fabulous festive ballet’
Daily Telegraph

‘A Christmas cracker by a star company’
Sunday Express

Eat & Drink

Fresh, seasonal, and locally sourced produce. Enjoy the best in food and drink  at our restaurant Prelude or a quick delicious bite before the show.

Getting here

Directions to  the Theatre Royal. Where to park near the theatre, drop-off & disabled parking plus public transport information.

Access Information

Up-to-date information on access our building, accessible performances and details on personal assistant tickets.