Le Corsaire

Le Corsaire

Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Part of the Opera and Ballet in Cinema series.

Duration: 

205mins

Rating: 

Not Rated

Conducted by Pavel Klinichev

Choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky and Yuri Burlaka after Marius Petipa

Starring Svetlana Lunkina, Ruslan Skvortsov, Nina Kaptsova, Andrei Merkuriev,

3 hrs 25 mins estimated, including pre-show and two intermissions

About the Film:

From the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow -

With a dashing pirate, a kidnapped maiden, and a dramatic shipwreck, Le Corsaire is a ballet that
“bursts with dazzling ingredients” (The Washington Post). In this new staging from Moscow’s
Bolshoi Ballet, famed choreographer Alexei Ratmansky and Yuri Burlaka refresh Petipa’s original
choreography, inspired by Lord Byron’s poem, to make this classic a must-see for every ballet
lover. Starring prima ballerina Svetlana Lunkina, Ruslan Skvortsov, Andrei Merkuriev and Nina
Kaptsova.