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Saturday September 27, 2014 2:00 PM

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Balanchine’s inspirations were profoundly diverse and these three ballets show the breadth of his creative mastery.

  • Location:

  • David H. Koch Theater
  • Running Time:

  • 2 Hr. 11 Min.

ALL BALANCHINE

  • Donizetti Variations

    • Music by: Gaetano Donizetti
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      September 26, 27 Mat: Ashley Bouder, Andrew Veyette
      October 4, 5 Mat: Tiler Peck, Joaquin De Luz

    The cheerful 26-minute Donizetti Variations sets a series of effervescent dances to music from the opera Don Sebastien, offering choice but technically challenging roles for two bravura dancers and three supporting trios.

  • La Sonnambula

    • Music by: Vittorio Rieti
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine, staged by John Taras
    • Principal Casting:
      September 26, 27 Mat: Wendy Whelan, Robert Fairchild, Sara Mearns, Amar Ramasar, Meagan Mann*, Likolani Brown, Devin Alberda, David Prottas, Lauren Lovette, Craig Hall, Daniel Ulbricht (*first time in role)
      October 4, 5 Mat: Wendy Whelan, Robert Fairchild, Faye Arthurs, Aaron Sanz*, Sara Adams, Sarah Villwock, Austin Laurent, Ralph Ippolito, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Troy Schumacher (*first time in role)
      October 18: Wendy Whelan, Robert Fairchild, Sara Mearns, Amar Ramasar, Meagan Mann, Likolani Brown, Devin Alberda, David Prottas, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Daniel Ulbricht

    Deceit, desire, and death shadow La Sonnambula's aristocratic masked ball, haunting with the image of a beautiful sleepwalker.

  • Firebird

    • Music by: Igor Stravinsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins
    • Principal Casting:
      September 26, 27 Mat: Teresa Reichlen, Ask la Cour, Savannah Lowery, Andrew Scordato
      October 4, 5 Mat: Ashley Bouder, Justin Peck, Gwyneth Muller, Zachary Catazaro

    Dressed in Chagall’s exquisite sets and costumes, Firebird illustrates an enchanting Russian fairytale and the fantastical creatures of its strange world.

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