Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

150 Minutes • NR

Showings

Film Info
Event Type:Bolshoi Ballet
Release Year:2018
Rating:NR
Genre:Ballet
Production Country:Russia
Cast/Crew Info
Music By:Sergei Prokofiev
Social Media
Website:http://www.bolshoiballetincinema.com/

Description

CAPTURED LIVE - NEW PRODUCTION

 

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 adaptiation 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.