Historic Stage

Premiered on April 15, 1965.

Major Revival — 23 October 2014.


Runnung time: 2 hours 50 minutes.
Presented with two intervals.



Bolshoi Ballet official sponsor
Libretto by Nazym Hikmet and Yuri Grigorovich

Choreographer:
Yuri Grigorovich
Designer: Simon Virsaladze
Lighting Designer: Mikhail Sokolov
Music Director: Pavel Sorokin
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/>Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Maria Allash as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Allash as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ivan Alexeyev as Stranger.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ivan Alexeyev as Stranger.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
A scene from the performance.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Shireen.<br/>Anton Savichev as Stranger.<br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Shireen.
Anton Savichev as Stranger.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Evgeny Golovin as Stranger.<br/> Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.<br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Evgeny Golovin as Stranger.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.<br/> Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.<br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Nina Kaptsova as Shireen.<br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Shireen.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Queen Mekhmene Banu.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Georgy Gusev as Jester.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
A scene from the performance.
Georgy Gusev as Jester.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
 Vitaly Biktimirov as Vizier.<br/>Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Vitaly Biktimirov as Vizier.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Igor Tsvirko as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Igor Tsvirko as Ferkhad.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Maria Allash as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Allash as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Vinogradova as Shireen.<br/>Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Vinogradova as Shireen.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Vinogradova as Shireen.<br/> Vladislav Lantratov as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Maria Vinogradova as Shireen.
Vladislav Lantratov as Ferkhad.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Princess Shireen.<br/> Alexander Volchkov as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Princess Shireen.
Alexander Volchkov as Ferkhad.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.<br/> Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Anna Nikulina as Princess Shireen.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Nina Kaptsova as Princess Shireen.<br/> Alexander Volchkov as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Nina Kaptsova as Princess Shireen.
Alexander Volchkov as Ferkhad.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.<br/> Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.<br/> Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Queen Mekhmene Banu.<br/> Vladislav Lantratov as Ferkhad.<br/> Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Ekaterina Shipulina as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Vladislav Lantratov as Ferkhad.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.<br/> Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Denis Rodkin as Ferkhad.
Svetlana Zakharova as Queen Mekhmene Banu.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.


				
General sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Credit Suisse bank
General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is investment group Absolute
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is GUM
Bolshoi Ballet Official Sponsor is Nestlé company