Romeo and Juliet

Sunday 21st January 2018 - 3.00pm

Bolshoi, Live Broadcast

Alexei Ratmansky, former artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, stages the company’s premiere of his production with dramatic urgency and a fresh re-telling of Shakespeare’s beloved classic.

Music:                  Sergei Prokofiev
Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
STARRING:            The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart-wrenching tragedy. Alexei Ratmansky’s brilliant and detailed adaptation set to Prokofiev’s romantic and cinematic score, reignites the story of literature’s most celebrated star-crossed lovers like no other classical ballet choreographer today.

(2hr 30min)

Tickets on sale from 15th December 2017