Bolshoi Ballet Live: Don Quixote

2016
  |  Book Tickets: 10/04/2016
  |  190 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Bolshoi Ballet Live: Don Quixote Film Poster

Synopsis

Music: Leon Minkus Choreography: Alexei Fadeyechev (after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky) Libretto: Marius Petipa (after Miguel de Cervantes) Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet Cervantes’ eccentric hero Don Quixote sets off with his loyal squire Sancho Panza on journey full of adventures in search of his perfect woman. Along the way he meets Kitri, the dazzling daughter of an innkeeper, who he thinks might be his ideal love. The Bolshoi's panache and excellence are combined in Fadeyechev’s critically acclaimed staging of this exhilarating performance with Leon Minkus’ famous score. Featuring brand new sets and costumes to accompany this colourful and technically challenging production, Don Quixote is quintessential Bolshoi, abounding with life and not to be missed!

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