Nutcracker Ballet at Scarborough Spa

Russian State Ballet and Opera House are heading to the Scarborough Spa on Monday November 25 with the festive ballet The Nutcracker.

This family classic will be performed with a live 30- piece orchestra.

The Christmas story is based on The Nutcracker and the Mouse King written by Hoffmann. It tells the story of Marie, a rather sad little girl, whose godfather Drosselmeier gives her a Nutcracker doll as a present on Christmas Eve which turns into a prince.

Tickets on sale from 9am on Friday July 12. Box office (o1723) 821 888