Posted on September 23, 2015 by Andrea Six
Go see the full-length Romeo and Juliet ballet in three acts, with music by Sergei Prokofiev and choreography by Michael Lavrovsky, at the Savannah Civic Center on Jan. 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Founded by legendary dancer and former principal dancer of The Bolshoi Theatre Ballet, Maya Plisetskaya, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia – now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev Dance Company soloist Nikolay Anokhin – presents the most passionate romantic tragedy every told. This full-scale production is choreographed by Bolshoi Theatre Ballet Choreographer Michael Lavrovsky, and based on William Shakespeare’s timeless tale of tragic love. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents 55 of Russia’s brightest ballet stars to bring this celebration of true love onto our stage and into our hearts.