St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre

Ulyana Lopatkina gala evening

IX International Ballet Festival MARIINSKY
Conductor – Mikhail Sinkevich
Ulyana Lopatkina   

I. Diamonds

Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky from Symphony No. 3 in D Major, 1875 (first movement omitted)
Staging: Karin von Aroldingen, Sarah Leland, Elyse Borne and Sean Lavery
Scenery: Peter Harvey (1967)
Costumes: Karinska (1967)
Recreations of costumes supervised: Holly Hines
Original lighting: Ronald Bates
Lighting: Perry Silvey

Performed by Ulyana Lopatkina, Danila Korsuntsev

The Ballet of George Balanchine Jewels 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


II. Divertissement  


III. Schéhérazade

choreographic drama in one act
Music: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Choreography: Michel Fokine (1910)
Scenario: Léon Bakst and Michel Fokine after Arabian Nights fairytales
Reconstruction: Isabelle Fokine, Andris Liepa
Set and costume design: Anna Nezhnaya, Anatoly Nezhny after original sketches: Léon Bakst

Performed by  Ulyana Lopatkina, Dmitry Gudanov (Bolshoi Theatre)

Age category 6+

Any use or copying of site materials, design elements or layout is forbidden without the permission of the rightholder.

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.”