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PLUS Films: Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema 2014-2015
La Bayadère
Film

Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema 2014-2015

La Bayadère
Encore screening from season 2012-13

 

Length: 165 minutes

 

Music Ludwig Minkus
Libretto Marius Petipa and Sergei Khudekov
Original choreography Marius Petipa
New version Yuri Grigorovich
Cast Svetlana Zakharova (Nikiya), Maria Alexandrova (Gamzatti) and Vladislav Lantratov (Solor)

 

When the beautiful dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor meet in secret, they swear eternal mutual fidelity. However, the High Brahmin, who is also in love with Nikiya, overhears them. He rushes to reveal their secret to the Rajah, who has decided that Solor will marry his beloved daughter Gamzatti.

 

La Bayadère (the word refers to an Indian temple dancer) is a key work in the classical repertoire and this is a magnificent production. The story of impossible love between Nikiya and Solor is set against the backdrop of a lush, mysterious India. Marius Petipa’s choreography, here in a new scenic version by Yuri Grigorovich, is exquisite; the scene known as The Kingdom of the Shades is one of the most celebrated in the history of ballet.

 

 

Co-presented with

 

           

 

 

** The categories of all the films in the programme are not yet rated at the time this leaflet goes to print. There might be changes in terms of film duration and screening time. If any changes, notice will be posted in cinema and www.cinema.com.hk.
 

 

Date/Time & Venue
30 Nov 2014 (Sun)
4:20pm
PALACE ifc, Podium Level 1, IFC Mall, 8 Finance Street, Central

 

6 Dec 2014 (Sat)
7pm
AMC Pacific Place, Level 1, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway Road, Admiralty

 

14 Dec 2014 (Sun)
4:20pm
Broadway The ONE, 6-11/F, The ONE, No. 100 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

 

Tickets
PALACE ifc   $190 / $150*
AMC Pacific Place  $190 / $150*
Broadway The ONE  $160 / $120*
*Student / Senior / Children

 

Special Offers
1)15% off for bc VIP members for the shows at PALACE ifc and Broadway The ONE.
2)15% off on regular priced tickets for iu members.
3) Credit card discount is applicable to this program.

 

Bookings
1) At the box office and ATM at the cinemas
2) Phone Ticketing:2388 6268 (PALACE ifc) / 2388 3188 (Broadway The ONE) / 2265 8933 (AMC Pacific Place)
3) Online Ticketing:
www.cinema.com.hk / www.amccinemas.com.hk

 

*$10 handling fee will be charged on each ticket purchased online or by phone.

 

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