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Bolshoi Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Direct from Moscow

A Sensory Friendly Event


Date: Monday, December 19

Time: 6:00 p.m. (local time)

Run Time: 2 hours 15 minutes (approximate)

Ticketing: Tickets are available by clicking on the orange “Buy Tickets” button. If online ticketing is not available for your location, you can purchase your tickets by visiting the box office at your local participating cinema.

Special Fathom Features: A special sensory friendly event featuring the Bolshoi Ballet’s 2014 production of The Nutcracker captured from the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia.

Fathom Events and Autism Society of America are delighted to bring a first-of-its-kind sensory friendly cinema event featuring the Bolshoi Ballet’s timeless holiday classic, The Nutcracker, to select cinemas on Monday. December 19.  Visit the theatre locations tab for a complete listing of all 26 participating locations. For tickets and list of cinema locations for the general consumer event on December 18, please click here.  

In this special cinema presentation consumers are encouraged to be themselves. We’ll turn the lights up, and turn down the sound, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing!

On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll transforms into a beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey. Before they leave, they must confront the Mouse King whose army is threatening Marie…

Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her Nutcracker prince! Danced by the Bolshoi’s principals, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s fairytale staged by Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich will transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the holiday season.

Content was captured live on December 21, 2014

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Category: Arts & Entertainment