Arts & Indies: Bolshoi Ballet Live

The Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to North American audiences in cinemas only for a season boasting impeccable classicism and daring performances.  With timeless story-ballet classics, such as The Sleeping Beauty, Don Quixote and La Sylphide, and productions signature to the Bolshoi including The Golden Age, the Bolshoi continues to demonstrate its place as one of the world's preeminent ballet companies.

Presented at Sutton Cinemas, 399 Sutton Way, in the Brunswick Basin.  Admission $15 Adults, $12.50 Seniors, Students, and Children 12 and under.

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Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 02:50

From the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow comes resplendent fairytale ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, in cinemas nationwide. On her sixteenth birthday, Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse and into a deep slumber lasting one hundred years. Only the kiss of a prince can break the spell. Classical ballet at its finest, The Sleeping Beauty features scores of magical characters including fairies, the Little Red Riding Hood, Puss in Boots, and a beautiful young Princess Aurora performed by Olga Smirnova, a "truly extraordinary talent" (The Telegraph).

Playing at Sutton Cinemas
Monday 18th March 2019
Bolshoi Ballet: The Golden Age (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 02:20

With its jazzy score by Dmitri Shostakovich and its music-hall atmosphere featuring beautiful tangos, The Golden Age is a refreshing and colorful dive into the roaring 20's. From the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, The Golden Age comes to cinemas nationwide. In the 1920's, The Golden Age cabaret is a favorite nightly haunt. The young fisherman Boris falls in love with Rita. He follows her to the cabaret and realizes that she is the beautiful dancer "Mademoiselle Margot," but also the love interest of the local gangster Yashka. A historic ballet that can be seen only at the Bolshoi!

Playing at Sutton Cinemas
Monday 8th April 2019
Bolshoi Ballet: Carmen Suite / Petrushka () Genre: Program Runtime: 02:20

Captured live the same day from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, Carmen Suite / Petrushka comes to U.S. Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one-act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug. The double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet.

Playing at Sutton Cinemas
Monday 10th June 2019