RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET THEATRE AT THE ARTS CENTRE
Just in time for Christmas, The Arts Centre Gold Coast presents two of the world’s greatest classic ballets, performed by the Russian National Ballet Theatre. The age-old tragic love story “Romeo and Juliet” features heart-warming dancing perfectly choreographed by Evgeny Amosov, and is based on the Prokofiev ballet in three acts. Featuring classical music, it beautifully captures the much-loved romance. Christmas favourite “The Nutcracker” follows the magical adventures of Clara, Fritz and the titular Nutcracker as they battle the evil Rat King. It’s an exhilarating journey the whole family will enjoy. “Romeo and Juliet”, 22 December. “The Nutcracker”, 23 December. Arts Theatre, Arts Centre Gold Coast, 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise. 5588 4000.