Mariinsky Theatre

Diana Vishneva: Dialogues

Errand into the Maze. Dialogue. Subject to Change

one act ballet
Music: Gian Carlo Menotti
Choreography: Martha Graham
Staging at the Mariinsky Theatre: Miki Orihara
Sets: Isamu Noguchi
Costumes: Edythe Gilfond
Lighting: Jean Rosenthal
Production sponsor – Toshihiko Takahashi
Performed by Diana Vishneva and Ben Schultz (Martha Graham Dance Company)
Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov


World premiere
one act ballet
To Federico Mompou’s music Variations on a Theme by Chopin
Choreography, costumes and lighting concept by John Neumeier
Assistant Choreographer: Kevin Haigen
Lighting Designer: Ralf Merkel
Performed by Diana Vishneva and Thiago Bordin (Hamburg Ballett)
Piano: Alexei Garibol


one act ballet
To Franz Schubert’s music Der Tod und das Mädchen (second section; Andante con moto) arranged for chamber orchestra by Gustav Mahler
Choreography by Paul Lightfoot and Sol León
Lighting Designer: Tom Bevoort
Performed by Diana Vishneva, Andrei Merkuriev (Bolshoi Theatre), Anton Pimonov, Alexei Nedviga, Ilya Petrov, Denis Zainetdinov
Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov

Project Producer – Sergei Danillian
This project has been made possibke thanks to the support of Otar Marganiya

Age category 6+


The highlighting of performances by age represents recommendations.

This highlighting is being used in accordance with Federal Law N139-FZ dated 28 July 2012 “On the introduction of changes to the Federal Law ‘On the protection of children from information that may be harmful to their health and development’ and other legislative acts of the Russian Federation.”