The Nutcracker and I

by Alexandra Dariescu

about the special project.

A pianist, a ballerina, state-of-the-art animations and digital effects. The Nutcracker for the 21st century with astonishing, state-of-the-art animation and digital effects to retell this seasonal classic like it’s never been told before, creating a fantastical world so real that you might even start to believe in sugar plum fairies! A visual and musical treat for all ages.

Biography – about the special project.

Created and produced by Alexandra Dariescu

Directed by Nick Hillel
Art Director and Animation Director Adam Smith 
Choreography (live and animation) by Jenna Lee
Ballerina Desirée Ballantyne
Technical producer Sander Loonen
Video design produced by Yeast Culture 
Costumes by Dante Anthony Baylor


Your contact persons:

Spiros Chatziangelou

+44 20 7395 09-17

Katerina Kanavaki

+49 30 5213 702-23

Robbie Littlejohns

Artist Coordinator

+44 20 7395 09-16