234th Season

Evening of one-act Ballets: Apollo. Carmen Suite

Credits  
Music by Georges Bizet
Choreography by Alberto Alonso (revisions)
Vladimir Lukasevich, Lighting Designer
Boris Messerer, Production design
World premiere: 20 Apr 1967 Bolshoi theatre, Moscow, Russia


Apollo
ballet in two scenes
Music: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography: George Balanchine (1928)

Libretto: Igor Stravinsky

Staging: Francia Russell
Original lighting design: Ronald Bates
Lighting: Vladimir Lukasevich


World premiere: 12 June 1928, Les Ballets Russes de Serge de Diaghilev, Theatre Sarah Bernhart, Paris
Premiere of last revived version at the Mariinsky Theatre: 30 April 1998

The Ballet of George Balanchine Apollo is presented by arrangement with The George Balanchine Trust and has been produced in accordance with the Balanchine Style® and Balanchine Technique® service standards established and provided by the Trust

The Mariinsky Theatre would like to express its gratitude to Mrs Bettina von Siemens for her support in bringing the "Ballets of George Balanchine" project to life

Running time: 33 minutes

Carmen Suite

Music by Georges Bizet – Rodion Shchedrin
Choreography by Alberto Alonso
Production Choreographer: Viktor Barykin
Production Designer: Boris Messerer

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