The Nutcracker and the King of the Mice

A story of fantasy and magic, which inspired the world-famous ballet. This exciting puppet production with all the wonderful music introduces the children Clara and Fritz, the Court Magician, Drosselmayer the Storyteller, and many more characters including performing cats, dancing monkeys and of course the Nutcracker himself!

See the battle between the Three Headed Mouse King and the brave Nutcracker, the underwater ballet, and the waltz of the flowers!

Spectacular effects, transformations and fantastic adventures make this story one not to be missed!


This puppet show has been designed by the Purves Puppets company as a family show, with fun, magic and music to fascinate your child – and Mums and Dads too!