Premiered on June 25, 1999.

Presented with two intervals.
Running time: 3 hours.


Bolshoi Ballet official sponsor — NESTLÉ.

Libretto by Marius Petipa
after the novel of the same name
by Miguel de Cervantes

Choreography: Marius Petipa, Alexander Gorsky
New choreographic version: Alexei Fadeyechev
Set Designer: Sergei Barkhin
Costumes, based on sketches by Vasily Diyachkov (1903),
revived by Tatiana Artamonova, Elena Merkurova
Music Director: Alexander Kopylov

Alexei Loparevich as Don Quixote.
Roman Simachev as Sancho Panza.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Roman Simachev as Sancho Panza.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Maria Allash as Street Dancer.
Photo by Yelena Fetisova.
Dmitry Gudanov as Basilio.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Yekaterina Krysanova as Kitri.
Andrei Merkuriev as Basilio.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Antonicheva as Kitri.
Photo by Yelena Fetisova.
Maria Alexandrova as Kitri.
Yuri Klevtsov as Basilio.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Kitri.
Denis Matvienko as Basilio.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Svetlana Zakharovaas Kitri.
Denis Matvienko as Basilio.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Natalia Osipova as Kitri.
Ivan Vasiliev as Basilio.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Natalia Osipova as Kitri.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Natalia Osipova as Kitri.
Andrei Bolotin as Basilio.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Gipsy Dance.
Yuliana Malkhasyants.
Photo by Andrei Melanyin.
Bolero. Dmitry Dorokhov and Oxana Sharova.
Photo by Yelena Fetisova.