This Victorian Ballsbridge home is on the market for €2.45 million
This Victorian Ballsbridge home is on the market for €2.45 million

Megan Burns

5 films to watch for interior design inspiration
5 films to watch for interior design inspiration

Lauren Heskin

Christmas at home: the tablescape pieces to make all the difference
Christmas at home: the tablescape pieces to make all the difference

Megan Burns

There’s a good reason this emotional Christmas ad has already been viewed by millions
There’s a good reason this emotional Christmas ad has already been viewed by millions

Amanda Cassidy

3-Step LUSH (and healthy) carrot cake pancakes for the brunch of your dreams
3-Step LUSH (and healthy) carrot cake pancakes for the brunch of your dreams

Sophie White

Meet Paula Rowan, the Irish designer behind the fabulous ‘House of Gucci’ gloves
Meet Paula Rowan, the Irish designer behind the fabulous ‘House of Gucci’ gloves

Sarah Finnan

11 celebrity books to read (that are actually good)
11 celebrity books to read (that are actually good)

Sarah Finnan

H&M’s festive homeware range is giving us plenty of Christmas decorating ideas
H&M’s festive homeware range is giving us plenty of Christmas decorating ideas

Megan Burns

Best hot chocolate in Dublin: where to recuperate when the shopping slump hits
Best hot chocolate in Dublin: where to recuperate when the shopping slump hits

Sarah Finnan

Raising six kids and running a business: ‘We all have to pull together’
Raising six kids and running a business: ‘We all have to pull together’

Amanda Cassidy

Image / Competitions

Win a magical night for you and your special guest


By Meg Walker
08th Oct 2018

Mackenzie Foy is Clara and Keira Knightley is the Sugar Plum Fairy in Disney’s THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS.

Win a magical night for you and your special guest

This is the dream mother-daughter date to kick off your Christmas season in style… A longtime favourite Christmas tale, The Nutcracker has been given the Disney live-action treatment we’ve been waiting for.

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures’ The Nutcracker and the Four Realms takes ETA Hoffmann’s classic tale, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, and mixes it with a little Pixie Dust to present a star-studded film that will add some magic to your November.

Keira Knightley, Richard E Grant, Miranda Hart, Misty Copeland, Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman are just some of the A-listers who’ve lent their talents to this film, with Mackenzie Foy playing the lead role of Clara, who finds herself in a strange and mysterious parallel world that’s home to the Land of the Snowflakes, Land of Flowers and Land of Sweets, with Mother Ginger its ruling tyrant. It’s beautiful, magical, and will have young audiences queuing up on opening weekend.

Kudos to Disney for taking No Doubt’s “Just a Girl” and turning it into an eerie mystical treat for this trailer.

If this all sounds like a treat in itself, we have more news for you. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures has partnered with IMAGE to offer a fabulous prize to one lucky reader: Tickets for two to the Irish premiere at [email protected] on Thursday, November 1 with an overnight stay at the stunning five-star Conrad Hotel, on the corner of Dublin’s Stephen’s Green, including breakfast the following morning in the Coburg brasserie. (Keep a lookout for the special Nutcracker-inspired décor in the hotel!) Not only that, but you will also receive €200 spending money so you can make the most of this very special night.

 

The five-star Conrad Hotel in Dublin

 

For your chance to win this magical prize, fill out the form below by midnight, October 15.

Fill out my online form.

 

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is out in Irish cinemas on November 2.

Mackenzie Foy as Clara in The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

 

Terms and conditions: Any costs incurred additional to the prize package elements listed (eg food, drinks, transport, telephone charges, room service, laundry service, optional excursions, tips, souvenirs and any other incidental expenses) will be at the winner’s and/or their guest’s own expense. This prize is non-transferable, there are no cash alternatives and it’s only valid on the given dates (November 1).