Ice rink returns to the London Palladium
25 October 2013 Last updated at 15:36 BST
An ice rink has returned to the London Palladium, which used to be site of the National Skating Palace before it became a theatre.
A new production of The Nutcracker on Ice, which is traditionally performed as a ballet, is taking to the stage of the West End venue.
BBC London's Helen Drew spoke to Olga Sharutenko, a former world junior figure skating champion, and the technical director of the theatre, Paul Mansfield.