November 16, 2017
Palace Cineplex – Palace Amusement Company Limited
A Masterpiece of Love and Drama
Pirates, beautiful women, more than 120 skillful dancers, a shipwreck and a garden scene makes Le Corsaire one of the most elaborate ballet spectacles. Palace Amusement opens the Bolshoi Ballet’s 2017-18 season with this epic ballet, Sunday November 18, 2017 at 11:30 am, on the big screen at Palace Cineplex in Liguanea. Kingston..
Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem and reworked by Alexei Ratmansky from Petipa’s exotic 19th-century classic, this miracle of the repertoire is one of the Bolshoi’s most lavish productions.
The cast is led by Bolshoi star Ekaterina Krysanova as Medora. The energetic and muscular Igor Tsvirko, dances as the head pirate Conrad, and Denis Savin, a thrilling dancer with acting skills, takes on the role of the Birbanto- Conrad’s pirate pal. This universal and enchanting masterpiece of love, sacrifice and drama is especially delightful to ballet fans, because it changes up the beloved, famous “Corsaire” pas de deux.