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Sunday May 19, 2019 3:00 PM

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Balanchine evokes two distinct atmospheres in the ballets sharing this program, each boasting a cast of over 50 dancers. Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet brings alive the perfumed elegance of a distant era in Europe, ending in an intoxicating gypsy finale, and Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 plumbs the romantic depths of classical ballet, crescendoing with each section before culminating in a majestic finale of tutus and tiaras.

Location:
David H. Koch Theater
Running Time:
1 hr. 50 min.

BALANCHINE: BIG & BOLD

  • Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet

    • Music by: Johannes Brahms 
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine

    A sweeping romantic work for 55 dancers, the Austro-Hungarian-inflected Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet ends in an intoxicating finale.

  • Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3

    • Music by: Peter Ilyitch Tschaikovsky
    • Choreography by: George Balanchine
    • Principal Casting: MAY 2: ELEGIE: Teresa Reichlen, Adrian Danchig-Waring* (replaces Ask la Cour); WALTZ: Ashley Laracey, Jared Angle; SCHERZO: Erica Pereira, Daniel Ulbricht; THEME & VARIATIONS: Megan Fairchild, Gonzalo Garcia
      *First Time in Role

    Opening on a romantic note, each section of Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 swells with ardor, culminating in a radiant, majestic finale.

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Performance Extras

  • Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:40 PM
    David H. Koch Theater
    First Position Discussions
    Free for all ticket holders, these informal discussions on the program begin 20 minutes before curtain on the right side of the Fourth Ring and during intermission/s.

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