Presently on tour throughout Mexico, and making stops in over 20 cities, the Russian State Ballet will perform in Puerto Vallarta’s recently-inaugurated Teatro Vallarta on Thursday, May 13, at 8:30 pm.
Founded in 1978, the classical ballet company is based at the Krasnoyarsk State Opera and features graduates of choreographic schools in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kiev, Novosibirsk and Yekaterinburg.
The program will feature a dance interpretation of Carl Orff’s popular scenic cantata, “Carmina Burana,” based on 24 medieval poems from the collection with the same name. In addition, the Russian State Ballet will perform a Classical Ballet Gala, featuring selections from some of the most popular ballets, such as Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping Beauty,” “The Nutcracker,” and Ludwig Minkus’ “Don Quixote” among others.
Tickets are $400 pesos per person, general seating, and $600 for VIP choice seats, available at the Teatro Vallarta box office. For more information, visit www.teatrovallarta.com.