Home Theaters Moscow Bolshoi theatre - Historic Stage 2 December 2018, 19:00 - Alexander Glazunov "Raymonda" (Ballet in three acts)
2December
19:00
2018 | Sunday
Classical ballet
Bolshoi theatre - Historic Stage, Moscow
Duration: 3 hours
World premiere: Imperial Mariinsky Ballet, St. Petersburg, Russia, 19 January 1898

Raymonda is one of the most elegant and celebrated ballets of all time – and rarely seen in its entirety.It was the creation of Marius Petipa (the renowned Maître de Ballet to the St. Petersburg Imperial Theatres), the composer Alexander Glazunov, the director of the St. Petersburg Imperial Theatres Ivan Vsevolozhsky, and the author and columnist Countess Lidiya Pashkova.Scenario is based on medieval knight's legends.

Libretto by Yuri Grigorovich after scenario by Lidia Pashkova,
based on medieval knight`s legends

Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich (version of 2003)
Scenes in choreography by Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky used
Designer: Simon Virsaladze
Music Director: Pavel Sorokin
Lighting Designer: Mikhail Sokolov
Assistant Choreographer: Natalia Bessmertnova

Presented with two intervals.
Premiered on May 10, 2003.