Russian Ballet Jewels, The Legacy of Diaghilev. November 21, 2019
November 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on 22nd November 2019 at 8:00pm
An unmissable evening in Geneva and Lausanne
1. Théâtre du Léman, Geneva, Thursday, November 21, 2019
2. Salle Metropole,Lausanne, Friday November 22, 2019
Russian Ballet Jewels III. The Legacy of Diaghilev “…those Russian Seasons that changed the world …”
The Gala concert “Russian Ballet Jewels III” is the 3rd edition of the project aiming at introducing the masterpieces of Russian ballet and the international works inspired by the Russian classics to Geneva public. The third edition will be dedicated to the legendary “Russian Seasons” initiated by the great Russian impressiario Sergei Diaghilev between 1909 and 1929 across Europe that literally shaped up the landscape of the XX century art.
Major stars of prestigious theaters include :
The Bolshoi Theatre : Anna Nikulina and Mikhail Lobukhin
The Michailovsky Theatre : Ekaterina Osmolkina and Julian MacKay
The Royal Opera House Covent Garden : Sarah Lamb and Vadim Muntagirov
The Royal Ballet of Flanders : Nancy Osbpldelson and Claudio Cangialosi
The Grand Théâtre de Genève : Yumi Aizawa and Sacha Riva
«Scheherazade », «Le Spectre de la rose », « Afternoon of a Faun », « The Swan » « Petrushka », « Nutcracker » , world premieres of contemporary ballet pieces, etc.
Music by I.Stravinsky, C.Debussy, C.Saint-Saens, C.M. von Weber, P.Tchaikovsky and others.
*program and cast can be changed