Inspired by heroic stories of brave knights, Don Quixote of La Mancha and his faithful servant Sancho Panza set out on an adventure to meet his ideal woman, Dulcinea.
Cervantes’ hero comes to life in the Bolshoi’s critically acclaimed staging of this exalting performance.
With panache and sparkling technique, principal dancers Ekaterina Krysanova and Semyon Chudin lead the spectacular cast of toreadors, flamenco dancers, gypsies, and dryads in virtuosic dancing that is quintessential Bolshoi.
Music – Léon Minkus
Choreography – Alexei Fadeyechev
Libretto – Marius Petipa after Miguel de Cervantes
Cast – Ekaterina Krysanova (Kitri), Semyon Chudin (Basilio), Alexei Loparevich (Don Quixote), Olga Smirnova (The Queen of Dryads), Anna Tikhomirova (A street dancer), Kristina Karasyova (Mercedes).
2 hours 55 minutes
All Seats: £10.00
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PLEASE NOTE this performance starts promptly at the advertised time.