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Saturday February 28, 2015 8:00 PM

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Drawn from over 400 works in the Balanchine canon, together these three ballets are ever more impactful for their individual uniqueness.

  • Location:

  • David H. Koch Theater
  • Running Time:

  • 2 Hr. 11 Min.

ALL BALANCHINE II

  • Donizetti Variations

    • Music by: Gaetano Donizetti
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      January 22, 24 Mat & February 28: Ashley Bouder, Joaquin De Luz
      January 28 & February 3: Ashley Bouder (replaces Tiler Peck), Andrew Veyette

    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 Valse

    • Music by: Maurice Ravel
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      January 22, 24 Mat: Sterling Hyltin*, Jared Angle, Amar Ramasar, Ralph Ippolito, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Georgina Pazcoguin, Sean Suozzi, Ashley Laracey, Zachary Catazaro*, Gretchen Smith, Lydia Wellington*, Marika Anderson (*first time in role)
      January 28: Sara Mearns*, Tyler Angle*, Justin Peck*, Ghaleb Kayali, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Georgina Pazcoguin, Sean Suozzi, Ashley Laracey, Zachary Catazaro, Gretchen Smith, Lydia Wellington, Marika Anderson (*first time in role)
      February 28: Sterling Hyltin, Jared Angle, Amar Ramasar, Ralph Ippolito, Kristen Segin, Troy Schumacher, Brittany Pollack, Daniel Applebaum, Faye Arthurs, Andrew Scordato, Gretchen Smith, Lydia Wellington, Marika Anderson

    Within a cavernous ballroom, La Valse presents a young woman at once horrified and fascinated by her own vanity, seduced by the figure of Death.
     

  • Chaconne

    • Music by: Christoph Willibald Gluck
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting:
      January 22, 24 Mat: Maria Kowroski, Tyler Angle, Erica Pereira, Anthony Huxley, Gwyneth Muller, Claire Kretzschmar, Andrew Scordato, Alina Dronova, Lydia Wellington, Daniel Applebaum, Megan Johnson, Allen Peiffer
      January 28: Teresa Reichlen*, Adrian Danchig-Waring*, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Gwyneth Muller, Claire Kretzschmar, Aaron Sanz, Indiana Woodward*, Ashley Hod, Unity Phelan, Devin Alberda, David Prottas (*first time in role)
      February 28: Sara Mearns, Russell Janzen, Lauren King, Antonio Carmena, Gwyneth Muller, Claire Kretzschmar, Aaron Sanz, Indiana Woodward, Ashley Hod, Unity Phelan, Devin Alberda, David Prottas

    Chaconne is by turns elegiac and courtly, beginning with a dreamlike prologue and concluding with a grand series of classical dances.

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