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The Ridgefield Playhouse: 80 East Ridge Ridgefield, CT 06877

Bolshoi Ballet LIVE in HD: Romeo and Juliet

LIVE SIMULCAST PRESENTATION
Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 12:55pm

Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings Live in HD & Classical Series
With support from The Ridgefield Press & Whistle Stop Bakery

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Music: Sergei Prokofiev
Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet

In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart-wrenching tragedy…

Alexei Ratmansky, former artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, stages the company’s premiere of his production with dramatic urgency and a fresh re-telling of Shakespeare’s beloved classic. His brilliant and detailed adaptation set to Prokofiev’s romantic and cinematic score reignites the story of literature’s most celebrated star-crossed lovers like no other classical ballet choreographer today.

Running time: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Ticket Price $25 | Members & Seniors $20 | Students $15
Ridgefield Library card holders receive member prices for this show.
AAA members receive a 20% discount!
FREE tickets for students 18 & under!  Must show ID at the box office.

Underwritten by Jeanne Cook, Lori & John Berisford, Liz & Steven Goldstone, and Sabina & Walter Slavin
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