Top 10 Christmas Shows in Moscow 2019/2020
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The Nutcracker” in the Kremlin
Dec 10, Dec 16
The “Nutcracker” ballet is currently the most famous ballet in the world, and a symbol of the Russian ballet. The “Nutcracker” is an ever young lyrical charm of a classic dance inspired plasticity of pattern, a mysterious harmony of music and choreography with a truly festive spirit.
Space Jazz at Lumiere Hall
Dec 13, Dec 27
Enjoy the music in a starry hall, sitting on a sofa and exploring new worlds in space.
The Cinderella Ice Show with Evgeniy Plushenko
Dec 27 – Jan 2
This year one of the most famous Russian figure skaters, two-time Olympic champion, multiple champion of the World and European Championships, Evgeni Plushenko has assembled a truly star-studded team of sportsmen and dancers for his new show.
The “Cinderella” show is designed for the 360-degree view: the ice arena will be encircled by ballet stages and platforms breaking down the boundaries between ballet and figure skating.
Chinese Lantern Festival in Sokolniki Park
Now – Feb 23
The festival has kicked off this month with some 4,500 lanterns made by artists from Zigong, a city in southwest China’s Sichuan Province which is famous for lantern-making.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Ice/Illusion Show
Dec 27 – Jan 7
World famous athletes, Ice skaters and illusionists will be taking part at a giant festive show in Moscow called “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”! Having a unique visual approach and unforgettable effects and costumes, the shows produced by Ilya Averbukh have always become hits.
The Sleeping Beauty Ice Show
Dec 27 – Dec 31
This year the world famous ice skater Tatiana Navka will come up on stage together with the sports hitmaker of the last 2 years , the Olympic champion Alina Zagitova to present a new stunning ice show based on a tale of the Sleeping Beauty. By the way, Zagitova is the first Russian female figure skater who has managed to win Gold at the Olympic Games, World Figure Skating Championships, European Figure Skating Championships and Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final.The premiere shows are almost sold out!
The Rainbow Flower Ice Illusion Show
Dec 7 – Jan 26
The “Rainbow Flower” ice show is due to open in December in one of the most underrated show venues of Moscow – “The Circus of the Dancing Fountains” . The show has everything to pull you in a festive mood, including stunning costumes, illusion show effects, world class ice skaters and …the fountains!
The “Magic Man” Illusion Show
Dec 27 – Jan 7
The most famous magicians of Russia – the Safronovy Brothers , who have several Guinness Book records under their belt, are coming home to amaze the audience with the most extravagant and grandiose illusion show of the year, full of surprises and fun.
“Around the World” Christmas Show in Europe’s Biggest Oceanarium
Dec 14 – Dec 31
Moscow’s Oceanarium is a must visit place for adults and kids. It is considered to be the biggest oceanarium in Europe. This season the venue welcomes its visitors with a new Christmas show- “Around the World”. The show features seals, walrus, dolphins and killer whales.