- Can’t face another chocolate, candy, cake, cookie or pudding?
- Does your new year’s resolution involve taking in a bit more art and culture?
Check out Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker!, playing at London’s Sadler’s Wells, for a guilt-free sugar rush.
Tchaikovsky’s timeless score combined with delicious sets and costumes, and sizzling choreography; gives you a fresh interpretation of a traditional festive favourite.
Nutcracker! follows Clara’s bittersweet journey from a bleak Christmas Eve at Dr. Dross’ Orphanage, through a shimmering ice-skating winter wonderland to the scrumptious candy kingdom of Sweetland.
Feast your eyes on these delicious images from the performance; with sets designed by Anthony Ward, that look good enough to eat.
Nutcraker! is playing at Sadler’s Wells until 22 January 2012.
Photos by Simon Annand