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Saturday October 4, 2014 2:00 PM

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Balanchine adored the legendary Russian composer, once saying, “In everything that I did to Tschaikovsky’s music, I sensed his help.”

  • Location:

  • David H. Koch Theater
  • Running Time:

  • 2 Hr. 42 Min.

TSCHAIKOVSKY & BALANCHINE
HEAR THE DANCE: RUSSIA

  • Serenade

    • Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      September 24, 28 Mat: Sara Mearns, Sterling Hyltin, Teresa Reichlen, Jared Angle, Adrian Danchig-Waring
      September 30, October 4 Mat: Sterling Hyltin, Savannah Lowery*, Rebecca Krohn, Jared Angle, Ask la Cour (*first time in role)
      October 19 Mat: Sara Mearns, Savannah Lowery, Teresa Reichlen, Jared Angle, Adrian Danchig-Waring

    Originally crafted as a training exercise for the School of American Ballet and now performed by companies the world over, Serenade is a romantic work of immense sweep with a transcendent score.

  • Mozartiana

    • Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      September 24, 28 Mat: Maria Kowroski, Tyler Angle, Daniel Ulbricht
      September 30, October 4 Mat: Sara Mearns*, Chase Finlay, Anthony Huxley (*first time in role)
      October 19 Mat: Maria Kowroski, Tyler Angle, Anthony Huxley

    Mozartiana’s prayerful opening will touch your heart and the succeeding theme and variations is pure exhilarating elegance.

  • Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux

    • Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      September 24, 28 Mat, October 19 Mat: Ashley Bouder, Gonzalo Garcia
      September 30, October 4 Mat: Tiler Peck, Joaquin De Luz

    Set to music originally composed for Swan Lake, Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux is a brief, beautiful, and beloved rush of adrenaline.

  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3

    • Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      September 24, 28 Mat: ELEGIE: Rebecca Krohn, Ask la Cour; WALTZ: Abi Stafford, Justin Peck; SCHERZO: Erica Pereira, Antonio Carmena; THEME & VARIATIONS: Tiler Peck, Joaquin De Luz
      September 30: ELEGIE: Teresa Reichlen, Russell Janzen*; WALTZ: Ashley Laracey*, Taylor Stanley*; SCHERZO: Erica Pereira, Daniel Ulbricht; THEME & VARIATIONS: Ashley Bouder, Gonzalo Garcia (*first time in role)
      October 4 Mat: ELEGIE: Teresa Reichlen, Russell Janzen; WALTZ: Ashley Laracey, Taylor Stanley; SCHERZO: Georgina Pazcoguin*, Troy Schumacher*; THEME & VARIATIONS: Ashley Bouder, Gonzalo Garcia  (*first time in role)
      October 19 Mat: ELEGIE: Rebecca Krohn, Ask la Cour; WALTZ: Abi Stafford, Justin Peck; SCHERZO: Georginia Pazcoguin, Troy Schumacher; THEME & VARIATIONS: Sterling Hyltin, Andrew Veyette

    Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 begins on a romantic note and swells with ardor in each movement, culminating in a magnificent finale.

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