CAIRO: The Cairo Opera Ballet Company and Cairo Opera Orchestra with Conductor Nayer Nagui will present The Nutcracker Ballet performance from Dec. 25 till Dec. 30, at 8 p.m. each night in the Main Hall.
The Nutcracker is a two-act ballet, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by famed composer Tchaikovsky and based on a story by German author E. T. A. Hoffmann. Performances of the play and ballet are a Christmas tradition in many parts of the West.
Location: Cairo Opera House, the Main Hall
Address: Cairo Opera House, Gezira, Zamalek, Cairo
Phone: (02)27398144, 27390144
Tickets: Available at the Opera House for 150 EGP ($21), 100 EGP and 75 EGP