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  • 2017-08-28 00:00:00 2017-08-28 23:59:59 Pacific/Auckland A Festival of Russian Ballet 8.00pm Isaac Theatre Royal

A Festival of Russian Ballet

Monday 28 Aug

Following their sell-out performances of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker,  the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand.  This diverse and stunning programme in three awe-inspiring acts is proudly presented by Russian Ballet Ltd.

 

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company have performed this three-hour ballet extravaganza all around the world, thrilling audiences and impressing critics. This stunning and diverse programme consists of an eclectic mix ranging from the magnificent  Don Quixote and the dramatic Bolero.

 

ACT 1 - Don Quixote

Don Quixote, a retired gentleman travels the roads of Spain searching for glory and grand adventure. 

 

ACT 2 - Bolero

Bolero is a striking and dramatic ballet and is regarded as one of world music’s masterpieces.

 

ACT 3 - Highlights from the world's great ballets

 

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company was formed in 1994 by the Bolshoi Theatre soloist, Gediminas Taranda. 

 

 

 

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“Bold, Brave Russians”

"In a night that overflows with all things ballet, you can't help be swept up by the sheer panache of the Imperial Russian Ballet Company dancers."

The West Australian

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