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Ballet: Romeo and Juliet
Ballet: Romeo and Juliet (2018)
Genres: Ballet, event cinema
Distributor: Pathé Live
Release Date: 21.1.2018
Length: 3h 05 min
Rating: Excempt

Sunday 21.1.2018 at 17.00 (live from Moscow) / Tuesday 23.1.2018 at 18.00 (encore)

In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart-wrenching tragedy…

Alexei Ratmansky, former artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, stages the company’s premiere of his production with dramatic urgency and a fresh re-telling of Shakespeare’s beloved classic. His brilliant and detailed adaptation set to Prokofiev’s romantic and cinematic score, reignites the story of literature’s most celebrated star-crossed lovers like no other classical ballet choreographer today.

Music: Sergei Prokofiev. Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky. After: William Shakespeare. Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

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