insideKENT Magazine insideKENT October 2018 Issue 79 - Page 26

Vienna FestiVal B a l l e t 2018 The NuTcracker  Be swept away on a magical adventure in one of the most famous classical ballets of all time – the nutcracker. With its combination of enchanting choreography and unforgettable music, this fabulous ballet is a Christmas treat like no other. set to tchaikovsky’s sumptuous score, the traditional tale of the nutcracker tells the story of Clara and her enchanted nutcracker doll. their adventures see Clara and the nutcracker combat the Mouse King, and join the sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier on a wonderful journey through the glistening land of snow to a kingdom made entirely of sweets. stag Community arts Centre, sevenoaks Friday 2 november, 7.30pm | Box Office: 01732 450175 Hazlitt theatre, Maidstone sunday 11 november, 2pm | Box Office 01622 758611 Winter Gardens, Margate Wednesday 14 november, 7.30pm | Box Office: 01843 292795 coppÉlia  a lively production, infused with old world charm, Coppélia appeals to audiences of all ages with its captivating story of an eccentric toymaker and his beloved doll. the colourful costumes, lively characters and beautiful music from Delibes all combine to create a magical and comical classic that warms and entertains from start to finish. Coppélia is guaranteed to lift the hearts of all the family. VFB’s eternal production of Coppélia embellishes the original e.t.a. Hoffmann tale with fabulous dancing and beautiful storytelling. We follow the adventures of old Dr. Coppelius and his prized doll, and the two lovers, swanhilda and Franz on an enchanting evening of mischief, frivolity and a lovers‘ tiff. the Woodville, Gravesend tuesday 20 november, 7.30pm | Box Office: 08442 439 480