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+

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