Ballet in Cinema

Ballet in Cinema

The Little begins another season of Bolshoi Ballet productions in 2014 and 2015. These screenings are full ballets from the world-class Bolshoi Theatre, recorded and played to audiences as if they were in the best seats of the historic Russian icon.

Tickets for these special presentations are $20 general admission and $18 for members, seniors, and students.

Upcoming films for this Series

Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, November 23, Tuesday, November 25
Duration: 200mins
Rating: Not Rated
Music Arif Melikov Libretto Nâz?m Hikmet Original choreography Yuri Grigorovich Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet The royal apartments of Queen Mekhmene Banu are plunged into...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, November 23, Tuesday, November 25
Duration: 200mins
Rating: Not Rated
Music Arif Melikov Libretto Nâz?m Hikmet Original choreography Yuri Grigorovich Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet The royal apartments of Queen Mekhmene Banu are plunged into...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, January 25, Tuesday, January 27
Duration: 135 min.
Rating: Not Rated
The timeless winter tale comes to The Little the way it was always intended to be told - with world-class Russian ballet! The Nutcracker tells the story of a Christmas party, an odd gift, a devoted...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, January 25, Tuesday, January 27
Duration: 135 min.
Rating: Not Rated
The timeless winter tale comes to The Little the way it was always intended to be told - with world-class Russian ballet! The Nutcracker tells the story of a Christmas party, an odd gift, a devoted...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, February 22, Wednesday, February 25
Duration: 160 min.
Rating: Not Rated
In an old German castle, a young knight dreams of his ideal bride: A woman of pure, perfect love. He feels a powerful, beckoning force, like Fate itself was drawing him out of the castle into the...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, February 22, Wednesday, February 25
Duration: 160 min.
Rating: Not Rated
In an old German castle, a young knight dreams of his ideal bride: A woman of pure, perfect love. He feels a powerful, beckoning force, like Fate itself was drawing him out of the castle into the...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, March 15, Tuesday, March 17
Duration: 140 min.
Rating: Not Rated
Shakespeare's classic tale of forbidden love comes to The Little with the Bolshoi Ballet - Russia's premiere troupe! Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich and music direction by Andrei Anikhanov. 
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, March 15, Tuesday, March 17
Duration: 140 min.
Rating: Not Rated
Shakespeare's classic tale of forbidden love comes to The Little with the Bolshoi Ballet - Russia's premiere troupe! Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich and music direction by Andrei Anikhanov. 
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, May 17, Tuesday, May 19
Duration: 140 min.
Rating: Not Rated
The bell-ringers proclaim young Ivan IV’s accession to the throne. Thus begins Ivan the Terrible, a tale very near the Russian consciousness of love, loss, battle, class struggle, and at the center...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Sunday, May 17, Tuesday, May 19
Duration: 140 min.
Rating: Not Rated
The bell-ringers proclaim young Ivan IV’s accession to the throne. Thus begins Ivan the Terrible, a tale very near the Russian consciousness of love, loss, battle, class struggle, and at the center...

Past films from this Series

Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 27, 2014, Apr 29, 2014
Duration: 170min
Rating: Not Rated
Although no one has ever seen him, the misdeeds of bandit Marco Spada are notorious. Even his lovely daughter, Angela, has no idea of Spada's secret double life. He's raised her in his castle lair,...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Apr 27, 2014, Apr 29, 2014
Duration: 170min
Rating: Not Rated
Although no one has ever seen him, the misdeeds of bandit Marco Spada are notorious. Even his lovely daughter, Angela, has no idea of Spada's secret double life. He's raised her in his castle lair,...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Mar 23, 2014, Mar 25, 2014
Duration: 180min
Rating: Not Rated
The square before the Paris Opera is living its usual, everyday life. Artists are hurrying to the morning rehearsal. Lucien, a budding composer, makes for the Theatre accompanied by his friends. He...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Mar 23, 2014, Mar 25, 2014
Duration: 180min
Rating: Not Rated
The square before the Paris Opera is living its usual, everyday life. Artists are hurrying to the morning rehearsal. Lucien, a budding composer, makes for the Theatre accompanied by his friends. He...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Feb 23, 2014, Feb 25, 2014
Duration: 150min
Rating: Not Rated
Bolshoi Ballet’s "Jewels"  George Balanchine | Ballet in Three Parts Music by Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | Estimated running time 150 minutes Performed Live January 19,...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Feb 23, 2014, Feb 25, 2014
Duration: 150min
Rating: Not Rated
Bolshoi Ballet’s "Jewels"  George Balanchine | Ballet in Three Parts Music by Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | Estimated running time 150 minutes Performed Live January 19,...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Dec 15, 2013, Dec 17, 2013
Duration: 170m
Rating: Not Rated
At the christening of their baby daughter the Princess Aurora, King Florestan XXIV and the Queen have invited all the fairies to be godmothers. The proceedings are interrupted by Carabosse, the...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Dec 15, 2013, Dec 17, 2013
Duration: 170m
Rating: Not Rated
At the christening of their baby daughter the Princess Aurora, King Florestan XXIV and the Queen have invited all the fairies to be godmothers. The proceedings are interrupted by Carabosse, the...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Nov 24, 2013, Nov 26, 2013
Duration: 215m
Rating: Not Rated
Performed Live October 20, 2013 at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow The Bolshoi’s grandiose epic Spartacus recounts the story of a Roman slave’s fight for freedom. With its famous Khachaturian score,...
Special Screening
Special One-Time Screening
Nov 24, 2013, Nov 26, 2013
Duration: 215m
Rating: Not Rated
Performed Live October 20, 2013 at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow The Bolshoi’s grandiose epic Spartacus recounts the story of a Roman slave’s fight for freedom. With its famous Khachaturian score,...