Lost Illusions

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Bolshoi Ballet + Riverside Screen

Lost Illusions

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 30 March - 03 April 2014

Lucien, a young provincial and budding composer, sets to conquer the Parisian scene in search of glory. Quickly, his success blinds him and he betrays his friends and his love…

Based on French writer Honoré de Balzac’s novel, Lost Illusions is a new ballet, created in Moscow in 2011 by Alexei Ratmansky with dramaturgy reviewed by French actor, writer and director Guillaume Gallienne. This stylised adaptation of the novel for the stage, blends thwarted love, ambition and disillusionment with 19th century Paris as a backdrop.

MUSIC: Leonid Desyatnikov
CHOREOGRAPHY Alexei Ratmansky
DRAMATURGY CONSULTANT: Guillaume Gallienne
With the Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

Dates & Times:
1:00pm, Sunday 30 March
7:00pm, Thursday 3 April

Tickets:
Adult $25, Conc. $22, F/T Student & Child16&U $15*
SIDEKICKS GET $3 OFF
*Transaction fees apply
NB: This is a screening of the Bolshoi Ballet

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Ticket Prices

Adult $25
Concession $22
F/T Student $15
Child 16&U $15

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $4.00