The Washington Ballet: Tour-de-Force: Balanchine!
- Apr. 23 - 25, 2014
- Eisenhower Theater
- Approx. 90 minutes
- $35.00 - $125.00
Tickets on sale nowTickets went on sale September 8, 2013 to the public
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Septime Webre, artistic director
Flames of Paris
Choreography by Vasily Vainonen; Music by Boris Asafyev
Choreography by Septime Webre; Music by John Cage
Theme and Variations
Choreography by George Balanchine; Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Three Performances Only! The brilliant next chapter of Tour-de-Force, a gala-style program of provocative, engaging, and showstopping classical and contemporary ballets. George Balanchine's Theme and Variations, the evening's centerpiece, evokes the great period in classical dance when Russian ballet flourished with the aid of Tchaikovsky's music. With only three performances, Tour-de-Force is a season highlight not to be missed.
Performance Timing: Part One - 21 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 54 min.
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