234th Season

Main Stage

11 March
19:00
2020 | Wednesday
World Ballet Star Diana Vishneva Stars of the Stars
Opening of the XIX International Ballet Festival MARIINSKY. An evening of ballets by Alexei Ratmansky
Ballet
Artists Credits
Music by Leonid Desyatnikov
Elena Markovskaya, Costume Designer



Opening of the XIX International Ballet Festival MARIINSKY will be held March 11, 2020.
Annual festival featuring the stars of the Mariinsky Theatre and the leading dancers of the largest ballet companies of the world is classical performances of repertoire and premiere performances. At the festival will continue to work "Workshop of Young Choreographers' - a project that enables novice directors to show their creative work.

The international ballet festival is one of the most significant events in the ballet season, drawing ballet-lovers from all over the world to St Petersburg. The main strategy of the festival is to attract stars of world ballet to Russia’s cultural capital.
Festival will take place from March 11 to March 22.

PROGRAM:

PIERROT LUNAIRE
Music by Arnold Shönberg
Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky
Assistant of choreographer: Elvira Tarasova
Set design and costumes by Tatyana Chernova
Performed by Renata Shakirova, Alexander Sergeev, Konstantin Zverev, Maxim Zyuzin

Duet from the ballet CINDERELLA
Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Choreography by Alexei Ratmansky (2002)
Costume Design by Elena Markovskaya
Performed by Nadezhda Batoeva, Philipp Stepin


Duet from the ballet THE LITTLE HUMPBACKED HORSE
Music by Rodion Shchedrin
Сhoreography by Alexei Ratmansky (2009)
Costume Design by Maxim Isaev
Performed by Alina Somova, Alexei Timofeyev


Duet from the ballet LOST ILLUSIONS
Music by Leonid Desyatnikov
Choreography by Alexei Ratmansky
Performed by Diana Vishneva, Vladislav Lantratov


CONCERTO DSCH
Music by Dmitry Shostakovich
Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky
Assistant Choreographer: Tatiana Ratmanskaya
Lighting Designer: Mark Stanley
Costume Designer: Holly Hynes
Performed by Ekaterina Kondaurova, Andrei Yermakov, Nadezhda Batoeva, Philipp Stepin, Kimin Kim

Age category 6+


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