Don Quixote

New production

Time:
17:00
Duration:
3h10
2 intermissions

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SYNOPSIS

Cervantes’ eccentric hero Don Quixote leaves on journey full of adventures with his loyal squire Sancho Panza in search of his perfect woman. On the way he meets Kitri, the dazzling daughter of an innkeeper who he thinks might be his ideal love…

PRESENTATION

The Bolshoi’s panache and excellence are combined in Fadeyechev’s critically acclaimed staging of this exalting performance with Leon Minkus’ famous score. Featuring brand new sets and costumes to accompany this colourful and technically challenging production, Don Quixote is quintessential Bolshoi, abounding with life and not to be missed!

Varying dates for recorded screenings are indicated on the map below.
Choreography
Alexei Fadeyechev (after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky)
Music
Leon Minkus
Libretto
Marius Petipa (after Miguel de Cervantes)
Distribution
Ekaterina Krysanova (Kitri)
Semyon Chudin (Basilio)
Alexei Loparevich (Don Quixote)
Olga Smirnova (the Queen of the Dryads)
Denis Medvedev (Gamache)
Anna Tikhomirova (a street dancer)
Kristina Karasyova (Mercedes)

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