Bolshoi Ballet “The Nutcracker”: Live Sensory Friendly Film

December 19, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Southpark Meadows & Gateway 16


Use link below to purchase tickets.

See a live performance of “The Nutcracker” by the
Bolshoi Ballet, shown in movie theaters live on screen. (They will film a
live performance and show it in a sensory friendly theater in real time).
The national Autism Society coordinated this & it’s happening all over the

Austin theaters:

•Southpark Meadows (South!)

•Gateway 16 (in North Austin)

Sensory Friendly Event December 19, Bolshoi Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”

*Date:* Monday, December 19
*Time:* 6:00 p.m. (local time)

*Run Time:* 2 hours 15 minutes (approximate)

*Ticketing:* *Click here to buy tickets

If online ticketing is not available for your location, you can purchase your
tickets by visiting the box office at your local participating cinema.

About the event:

*Special Fathom Features:* A special sensory friendly event featuring the
Bolshoi Ballet’s 2014 production of *The Nutcracker *captured from the
Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia.

Fathom Events and the Autism Society are delighted to bring a
first-of-its-kind sensory friendly cinema event featuring the Bolshoi
Ballet’s timeless holiday classic, *The Nutcracker*.

In this special cinema presentation consumers are encouraged to be
themselves. *We’ll turn the lights up, and turn down the sound, so you can
get up, dance, walk, shout or sing!*

On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll transforms into a
beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey. Before they leave,
they must confront the Mouse King whose army is threatening Marie…

Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie
and her Nutcracker prince! Danced by the Bolshoi’s principals, E.T.A.
Hoffmann’s fairytale staged by Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich will
transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the
holiday season.