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…
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!
Captured live on stage in Moscow and screened at Riverside.
Music Leon Minkus
Libretto Marius Petipa (after Miguel de Cervantes)
Original choreography Alexei Fadeyechev (after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky)
Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet
Image Credit: Pierce Jackson and Anders Urmacher
Classification: E – Exempt from Classification
Distributor: Sharmill Films
Download a PDF version of the Don Quixote cast sheet here: Don Quixote Cast Sheet
Download a Word version of the Don Quixote cast sheet here: Don Quixote Cast Sheet
Dates & Times:
Saturday 7 May 1pm