The Nutcracker and I, by Alexandra Dariescu

(United Kingdom)

The Nutcracker and I, Alexandra Dariescu photo by Andrew Mason
  • event type:Classical:NEXT 18 Project Pitch
  • date:18 May 2018
  • time:13:30 - 15:00
  • city/area:Rotterdam
  • venue:Willem Burger Zaal (third floor), de Doelen
  • country:Netherlands
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts

Presented by Alexandra Dariescu (UK)

The Nutcracker and I, by Alexandra Dariescu is a groundbreaking multimedia performance piece for piano soloist, ballerina and digital animation. Using fifteen virtuosic arrangements from Tchaikovsky's beloved ballet, the fifty-minute live performance challenges the traditional concert format and reaches out to new audiences.