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Founded in 1776, the Bolshoi is among the world's oldest ballet companies, and is currently recognised as one of the foremost ballet companies in the world.

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La Bayadere

Rating: NR   Length: 3 hrs 20 min

La Bayadere

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Sun, Jan 27 1:00pm Buy Tickets
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CAPTURED LIVE – NEW PRODUCTION

Music: Léon Minkus
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich

The temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor fall deeply in love, igniting heated passions and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover their forbidden love.

La Bayadere is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history – a story of love, death and vengeful judgment, set in India. Dazzling sets and costumes, with one of the most iconic scenes in ballet, the “Kingdom of the Shades,” illuminate the tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya’s doomed love for the warrior Solor, and their ultimate redemption. A must-see theatrical event.

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The Sleeping Beauty

Rating: NR   Length: 2 hrs 50 min

The Sleeping Beauty

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Sun, Mar 10, (Encore) 1:00pm Buy Tickets
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Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich

On her sixteenth birthday, Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse and into a deep slumber lasting one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince can break the spell.

A resplendent fairytale ballet, The Sleeping Beauty features scores of magical characters including fairies, the Little Red Riding Hood, Puss in Boots, and a beautiful young Princess Aurora performed by Olga Smirnova, a “truly extraordinary talent” (The Telegraph). This is classical ballet at its finest.

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The Golden Age

Rating: NR   Length: 2 hrs 20 min

The Golden Age

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Sun, Apr 7 1:00pm Buy Tickets
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Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich

In the 1920’s, The Golden Age cabaret is a favorite nightly haunt. The young fisherman Boris falls in love with Rita. He follows her to the cabaret and realizes that she is the beautiful dancer “Mademoiselle Margot,” but also the love interest of the local gangster Yashka…

With its jazzy score by Shostakovich and its music-hall atmosphere featuring beautiful tangos, The Golden Age is a refreshing and colorful dive into the roaring 20’s. A historic ballet that can be seen only at the Bolshoi!


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Carmen Suite / Petrushka

Rating: NR   Length: 2 hrs 20 min

Carmen Suite / Petrushka

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Sun, May 26 1:00pm Buy Tickets
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CAPTURED LIVE – NEW PRODUCTION

Music: Georges Bizet, Rodion Shchedrin and Igor Stravinsky
Choreography: Alberto Alonso and Edward Clug

Carmen: Impetuous Carmen seduces Don José in order to convince him to let her out of jail. Once outside, she thinks she’s finally free before realizing that she’s in fact prisoner of a love triangle: she wants to be with the famous Torero Escamillo, but she can’t make Don José go away.

Petruska: At Saint-Petersburg’s carnival, three puppets are playing the same role over and over: the unhappy lover Petrushka, the coquette and a Moor. Fed up with this endless part that never goes well for him, Petrushka attacks his rival and flees from the puppets theater.