Sheffield Lyceum show The Nutcracker performed by St Petersburg Classic Ballet

Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet is returning to the Lyceum Theatre with its production of favourite show The Nutcracker.

Saturday, 28th December 2019, 10:00 am
Updated Saturday, 28th December 2019, 10:00 am
Saint Petersburg Ballet's production of The Nutcracker

This delightfully festive tale tells the story of Clara’s magical adventure with her Nutcracker Prince as she gets whisked away on a journey which includes the delicious Land of Sweets and the delightful Sugar Plum Fairy.

The timeless classic boasts baroque designs and is set to Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s glorious score – a perfect treat for the whole family.

Under the expert direction of Marina Medvetskaya, St Petersburg Classic Ballet combines classical training and technique with the best-loved Russian ballets. The performers are complemented by a full orchestra.

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Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet’s The Nutcracker comes to the Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield from January 7-11.

Tickets can be purchased from Sheffield Theatres’ box office in person, by phone on 0114 249 6000 or online at

Another company, the Russian State Ballet of Siberia, perform Swan Lake at Sheffield City Hall on March 15.

The Russian State Ballet Orchestra will be performing another of Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable scores. From the splendour of the palace ballroom to the moon-lit lake where swans glide in formation, this tragic romance has it all.

Tickets from the venue, online at or call 0114 278 9789.