Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre will present a special engagement of Disney’s upcoming holiday feature The Nutcracker and the Four Realms.

  • The engagement will be held from November 2 through November 18 and the film will be shown in Dolby Vision Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos Sound Technology.
  • Guests will be able to take photos with a life-sized music box while the El Capitan’s Music Maestro plays music themed to each of the four realms.
  • A special opening night event on Thursday November 1 will feature a performance of The Nutcracker by Los Angeles Ballet, headed by its artistic directors Thordal Christensen and Colleen Neary, on the El Capitan Theatre stage.
  • Then on Friday, November 2, the 7:30 screening of the new film will be accompanied by a performance of Debbie Allen’s Hot Chocolate Nutcracker by the Debbie Allen Dance Academy.
  • Subsequent screenings of the film will feature interpretations of The Nutcracker from 18 different dance companies from all around souther California.
  • Tickets are available now for this special engagement at www.elcapitantickets.com, by calling 1-800-DISNEY6 and at The El Capitan Theatre box office.
  • The Nutcracker and the Four Realms hits theaters nationwide November 2.

What they’re saying:

  • Ed Collins, General Manager of The El Capitan Theatre: “There is simply no better place to create memories of a lifetime and discover the holiday magic of Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms than the El Capitan Theatre. As Guests enter the theatre, they will have the opportunity to take photos with a life-size music box on the El Capitan Theatre Stage while the Music Maestro spins tunes themed to each of the four realms. Later as the lights dim, the Music Box will come to life. Also, before and after every showing of The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, guests can explore an exclusive Costume Exhibit in the Lower Lounge of The El Capitan Theatre featuring costumes from the production and much more!  In addition to all of that – the El Capitan Theatre is thrilled to also host eighteen area dance companies and schools on selected dates and showtimes that will perform short interpretations of The Nutcracker prior to the movie.”

ICYMI – More The Nutcracker and the Four Realms news:

  • Check out the character posters for the upcoming holiday film.
  • Disney shared the final trailer for new movie last month.
  • Special sneak peeks of the new film are coming to Disney Parks in both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort.