La Bayadere

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La Bayadere

October 16-27, 2013

Choreography: Stanton Welch
Music:  Ludwig Minkus arranged by John Lanchbery

Set in India, La Bayadère: The Temple Dancer is the visually stunning
story of a temple dancer, her lover and the vengeance that separates
them. This opulent ballet has live snakes, gorgeous costumes, lavish sets, a passionate love triangle and breathtaking dancing. This is truly one of the greatest 19th century ballets, highlighted by the Kingdom of Shades scene, one of the most mesmerizing classical performances in all of ballet.

Joffrey Premiere


“Stellar! Regally Captivating!” –Houston Chronicle

“Love is the gateway to eternity. It confronts all notions of time: effacing all memory of our beginnings and all fear of our endings.”

- Indian Proverb


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Subscriptions and single tickets available now!

Performance run time: 2 hours, 22 minutes.

 

Meet the Artists Dates

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1:00pm - Scott Speck
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 6:30pm - April Daly and Dylan Gutierrez
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 6:30pm - Christine Rocas and Ogulcan Borova

 

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La Bayadere Presenting Sponsor

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

 

La Bayadere Production Sponsor

Jane Ellen Murray Foundation

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La Bayadere

October 16-27, 2013

Choreography: Stanton Welch
Music:  Ludwig Minkus arranged by John Lanchbery

Set in India, La Bayadère: The Temple Dancer is the visually stunning
story of a temple dancer, her lover and the vengeance that separates
them. This opulent ballet has live snakes, gorgeous costumes, lavish sets, a passionate love triangle and breathtaking dancing. This is truly one of the greatest 19th century ballets, highlighted by the Kingdom of Shades scene, one of the most mesmerizing classical performances in all of ballet.

Joffrey Premiere


“Stellar! Regally Captivating!” –Houston Chronicle

“Love is the gateway to eternity. It confronts all notions of time: effacing all memory of our beginnings and all fear of our endings.”

- Indian Proverb


Ticket Information

Subscriptions and single tickets available now!

Performance run time: 2 hours, 22 minutes.

 

Meet the Artists Dates

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1:00pm - Scott Speck
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 6:30pm - April Daly and Dylan Gutierrez
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 6:30pm - Christine Rocas and Ogulcan Borova