Premiere of The Nutcracker, a two-act ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky will be held at Tbilisi State Opera and Ballet Theater on January 11.
The ballet was first staged on December 6 of 1892 in Sankt Petersburg choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov. The Georgian premiere of The Nutcracker was first held in Tbilisi in 1900.
The new version belongs to Aleksei Fadeechev and Nino Ananiashvili. The developments take place in Dadiani Palace and Mtatsminda Park. The author of the scenography is Davit Popiashvili, costume design – Ana Kalatozishvili.