P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:20:52  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LLANDUDNO   DIE FLEDERMAUS Johann Strauss' famous operetta in a new D'Oyly Carte Opera staging. North Wales Theatre, Promenade. 0492 879771. Dec 12, 16 7 17, 7.30pm. Mat Dec 17, 2.30pm. £6.50-£17.50. H.M.S. PINAFORE Gilbert & Sullivan's early collaboration in a D'Oyly Carte Opera production. North Wales Theatre, Promenade. 0492 879771. Dec 13-15, 7.30—n. Mat Dec 14, 2.30pm. £6.50-£17.50. ——————————————————————————————————8/20— Local theatre 632 Grooves index 620 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & games
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:21:11  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET: THE NUTCRACKER Sir Peter Wright's production. London Coliseum, St Martin's Lane, WC2N. 071 632 8300. Dec 22-Jan 8, Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mats Dec 23, 24, 26, 29, 31, Jan 3, 5, 8, 2.30pm. £12.50-£39.50. D access. CITY OF LONDON SINFONIA & SINGERS/ HICKOX Handel's The Mesc—ah. Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, FC2Y. 071 638 8891. Dec 13, 7.30pm. £5-£25. D access. ——————————————————————————————————9/20— Events near you 633 Gig Guide 624 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & games
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:21:30  O—fea   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET: THE NUTCRACKER Ben Stevenson's production. Royal Festival Hall. 071 928 880p. Dec 21-24, 26-31, Jan 2-7, 9-14, 7 30—n. Mats Dec 22-24, 26-31, Jan 2, , 11X 14, 2.30pm. £8-£32, concs. D access. KING'S COLLEGE CHOIR/CLEOBU" Carols alongside choral classics by Bach and Berlioz. 2oyal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 071 589 8212. Dec 19, 8pmN £7.50-£25. D access. ——————————————————————————————————10/20 What's on 630 'fst End Theatre 631 LOOK AFTER THE PLANET:GO GREEN p460 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & f—lfs
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:21:49  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   LONDON PHILHARMONIC/HAITINK The 1st and last (9th) Symphonies of Ludwig van Beethoven. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre SE1. 071 928 8800. Dec 11, 7.30—n. £5-£30. D access. LSO/DAVIS Elgar's high-—÷wered ch#eal masterpiece - The Dream of Gerontieb. Barbican Hall, Barbican Bfntre, EC2Y. 071 638 8891. Dec 11, 15, 7.30pm. £6-£30. D access. ——————————————————————————————————11/20 Local theatre 632 Grooves index 620 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & f—lfs
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:22:09  O—fra   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   LSO/HICKOX Seasonal music including extracts from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, EC2Y. 071 638 8891. Dec 17, 18, 19, 7.30—n. £6-£22. D access. PHILHARMONIA/DUTOIT Mozart's witty K488 Piano Concerto and Mahler's 5th Symphony. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre SE1. 071 928 8800. Dec 13, 7.30—n. £5-£28. D access. ——————————————————————————————————12/20 Events near you 633 Gig Gside 624 WHAT'S ON AT HHE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & games
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:22:27  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   ROYAL BALLET: CINDERELLA Ashtons splendid production revived. 2oyal Opera House, Covent Garden, WC2E 071 304 4000. Dec 23, 26, 7pm, Dec 27, 30, 31, Jan 3, 14, 7.30pm. Mats Dec 23 26, 2pm. £2-£58.50. D access. THE SIXTEEN CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA/ CHRISTOPHERS Christmas performance of Handel's Messiah. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 071 222 1061. Dec 23, 7.30—n. £9-£25. D access. ——————————————————————————————————13/20 ghat's on 630 West End Theatre 631 LOOK AFTER THE PLANET:GO GREEN —460 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & f—lfs
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:22:46  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  LONDON   WIGMORE CHRISTMAS CRACKER Christmas music delivered by a host of international artists. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore St, W1HN 071 935 2141. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £6-£1v. D access MANCHESTER HALLE/NAGANO Two classic ballet scores - Prokofiev's Cinderella and Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty. Free Trade Hall, Peter St. 061 8341712 Dec 15, 7.30pm. £5-£23.50. D access. ——————————————————————————————————14/20 Local theatre 632 Grooves index 620 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & o—lfs
P636 Teletext 636 Dec10 22:23:05  Opera   Ballet   Classical  ——————————————————————————————————  MARGA(F   VIENNA FESTIVAL BALLET: SWAN LAKE Directed by Peter Mallek. Winter Gardens, Fort Crescent. 0843 292795. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £9.50-£12.50. NEWTOWN THE LIGHTHOUSE Music Theatre Wales gives Maxwell Davies haunting opera. Theatr Hafren, Llanidloes Road. 0686 625007. Dec 11, 7.30pm. £6.75, concs. D access. ——————————————————————————————————15/20 Events near you 633 Gig Gside 624 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA p610 Theatre Cinema Music Fun & f—lfs