PREMIERE
Ballet in three acts
Historic Stage
23.10, 24.10, 25.10, 26.10
6.11, 7.11, 9.11

LIVE BROADCAST in the cinemas worldwide
26.10
Music Arif Melikov Choreographer Yuri Grigorovich Designer Simon Virsaladze Music Director Music Director
FESTIVAL
BAROQUE. A JOURNEY

LES ARTS FLORISSANTS
CONDUCTOR WILLIAM CHRISTIE
One-Act Performances
«La naissance d’Osiris»
«Daphnis et Églé»

New Stage
6.11, 7.11
Music Jean-Philippe Rameau Music Director William Christie Stage Director Sophie Daneman Choreographer Françoise Denieau
PREMIERE
Romantic opera for children
in two acts
28.11-30.11
27.12, 18.12, 30.12, 31.12
2.01-4.01
Music Sergei Banevich Music Director Anton Grishanin Stage Director Dmitry Belyanushkin Set Designer Valery Leventhal
PREMIERE
Opera in three acts
New Stage
14.12, 16.12-21.12
Music Giuseppe Verdi Music Director Evelino Pidò Stage Director Robert Carsen Set Designer Radu Boruzescu
General Sponsor
of the Bolshoi Theatre

239-th SEASON

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Theatre Historic Building Tours

Theatre tours in Russian and English are held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Tours are one-hour-long.
Tour groups are limited to a maximum of 20 people.
All tours in Russian start at 12:10.
All tours in English start at 12:15.
Tickets can be purchased on the day of the tour at the ticket office located in the Historic building of the Theatre (door #12).

27.10.2014
Exhibition
A COLLECTION OF BALLET AND OPERA COSTUMES FROM BOLSHOI THEATRE
26.10.2014
Festival

Bolshoi Theatre Young Opera Programme is Travelling.

26.10.2014
Broadcast
Bolshoi Ballet on the screens worldwide


French companies Bel Air Classiques and Pathé Live continue direct broadcasting of the Bolshoi Theatre ballet performances. In the 239th season A LEGEND of LOVE will be the first performance viewers across the globe will see. The premiere of the ballet in a renewed version will take place on the Historic Stage of the Bolshoi Theatre on October 23. The main cast will perform again on OCTOBER 26. And so it’ll be that very day when the ballet will appear on the screens worldwide. The leading parts will be taken by Svetlana Zakharova (Queen Mekhmene Banu), Anna Nikulina (Princess Shireen) & Denis Rodkin (Ferkhad). The full list of cinemas is available on the Pathé Company site. Russian audience will have an opportunity to see the ballet live on the YouTube.

20.10.2014


The Bolshoi Theatre held the “Empty Bolshoi” campaign in association with Instagram.

01.10.2014
Ballet


Not only followers all over the world are preparing for the long-expected #WorldBalletDay uploading videos with their pirouettes, but The Bolshoi Ballet stars are totally preparing too. Svetlana Zakharova, Maria Alexandrova, Artem Ovcharenko and Denis Rodkin shared their expectations of the upcoming live-stream from backstage of The Bolshoi Theatre.

09.09.2014
Promotion in the Bolshoi Ballet
Denisl Rodkin is promoted from the First Soloist to the Leading Soloist; Maria Vinogradova and Igor Tsvirko — from Soloists to the First Soloists; Svetlana Pavlova and Alexander Fadeyechev — from Artists to the Soloists.