Arts & Indies: Bolshoi Ballet Live

The Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to North American audiences in cinemas only for a 2016-17 season boasting impeccable classicism and daring performances.  With timeless story-ballet classics, such as The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, and Swan Lake, productions signature to the Bolshoi including The Golden Age, The Bright Stream, and A Hero of Our Time, and an evening dedicated to modern choreography, A Contemporary Evening, the Bolshoi continues to demonstrate its place as one of the world's preeminent ballet companies.

Admission $18 Adults, $15 Seniors & Students, $7 Children 12 and under

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Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 02:25

Fathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are delighted to bring the enchanted fairytale classic The Sleeping Beauty, broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, January 22.

In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream-like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handsome prince in this purest style of classical ballet. The Bolshoi's sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault's fairy tale unlike any other.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Sunday 22nd January 2017
Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake Encore (NR) Genre: Program , Musical Runtime: 03:00

The battle between white and black swan unfolds with savage grace in Swan Lake. Tchaikovsky's haunting music traces the steps of prima ballerina Mariya Aleksandrova as she dances both Odette and Odile in this definitive production from the Bolshoi Ballet.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Sunday 5th February 2017
Bolshoi Ballet: A Contemporary Evenin... (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 02:40

Fathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are thrilled to present an event dedicated to modern choreography, A Contemporary Evening, broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, March 19.

For the first time, the company performs The Cage by legendary Academy Award-winning choreographer Jerome Robbins, a master of visualizing and translating music to movement. Together with Harald Lander's homage to classical ballet in Études and Alexei Ratmansky's colorful folklore-inspired Russian Seasons, A Contemporary Evening brings some of the best dancers in the world together with masters of contemporary choreography.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Sunday 19th March 2017
Bolshoi Ballet: A Hero of Our Time (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 02:45

Fathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are delighted to present a production signature to the Bolshoi Ballet, A Hero of our Time, broadcast from Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, April 9.

The story based on the larger-than-life hero Pechorin is adapted from Mikhail Lermontov's literary masterpiece in three separate stories recounting his heartbreaking betrayals. Is Pechorin a real hero? Or is he a man like any other? This brand new production by choreographer Yuri Possokhov is a tragic poetic journey that can only be seen at the Bolshoi.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Sunday 9th April 2017