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Festival of Russian Ballet


Following their sell-out performances of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker,  the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand.  This diverse and stunning programme in three awe-inspiring acts is proudly presented by Russian Ballet Ltd.

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company have performed this three-hour ballet extravaganza all around the world, thrilling audiences and impressing critics. This stunning and diverse programme consists of an eclectic mix ranging from the magnificent Don Quixote and the dramatic Bolero.

ACT 1 - 60 minutes - Don QuixoteDon Quixote, a retired gentleman travels the roads of Spain searching for glory and grand adventure.

Intermission 20 minutes

ACT 2 - 20 minutes -  BoleroBolero is a striking and dramatic ballet and is regarded as one of world music's masterpieces.

Intermission 15 minutes

ACT 3 - 45 minutes - Highlights from the world's great ballets

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company was formed in 1994 by the Bolshoi Theatre soloist, Gediminas Taranda.  
QUOTE"Bold, Brave Russians""In a night that overflows with all things ballet, you can't help be swept up by the sheer panache of the Imperial Russian Ballet Company dancers."The West Australian

Show Information

Venue: Main Auditorium, ASB Theatre Marlborough
Date: Sunday 17 September 2017
Time: 8.00pm
Adult Price: $98.50
Child Price: $68.50 (0-17 years)
Senior Price: $88.50 (65+)
Full Time Student with ID: $$88.50