3: Nutcracker and the Mouse King
At midnight, on Christmas Eve, Godfather
Drosselmeyer's toys come alive and a great battle is fought with the evil seven-headed Mouse King.
With music - inspired by the story - by Tchaikovsky. Dramatised by Christopher Cook Producer John Powell. Stereo
Contributors Dramatised By: Christopher Cook
Producer: John Powell.
ETA Hoffmann: Ioan Meredith
Godfather Drosselmeyer: Daniel Massey
Marie: Petra Markham
The Nutcracker: David Bannerman
Fritz, Marie's brother: Henry Power
Father: James Greene
Mother: Jane Whittenshaw
Gertrude, a favourite doll: Emma Gregory
The Mouse King: Timothy Bateson