Don Quixote

A classic story told through the enchantment of ballet

The Royal Opera House Ballet Series

Classical Ballets on the Big Screen


Date: Wednesday, October 16

Time: 7:00 PM local time

Run Time: 3 hours (approximate)

Ticketing: Tickets are available by clicking on the orange “Buy Tickets” button. If online ticketing is not available for your location, you can purchase your tickets by visiting the box office at your local participating cinema. A list of participating locations can be found on the Theater Locations tab.

Special Fathom Features: Get a special behind the scenes look at The Royal Opera House and The Royal Ballet with exclusive cast interviews.

NCM Fathom Events, The Royal Opera House, and Arts Alliance Media invite you to experience the enchantment of The Royal Ballet. The season begins with a presentation of the classic tale Don Quixote in a special one night event on Wednesday, October 16 at 7:00pm (local time) in select cinemas nationwide.

Inspired by the adventures of Cervantes’ bumbling knight, Don Quixote tells the light-hearted tale of the vivacious Kitri (Marianela Nuñez), her sweetheart the poor young barber Basilio (Carlos Acosta), and their adventures as they endeavour to thwart Kitri’s father Lorenzo’s attempts to marry her off to the rich fop, Gamache. Full of Spanish flair and atmosphere, this ballet is sure to entertain cinema audiences.

Don’t miss your chance to experience this beloved story told through the enchantment of ballet!

About the Royal Ballet

Based at The Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden, The Royal Ballet, led by Director Kevin O’Hare, is Britain’s largest ballet company and one of 5 top ballet companies in the world. The Company has a wide-ranging repertory showcasing the great classical ballets, heritage works from Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton and Principal Choreographer Kenneth MacMillan, as well as new works by the foremost choreographers of today.

Don’t miss the enchantment of these beloved titles with additional never-before-seen behind-the- scenes looks at The Royal Opera House and The Royal Ballet with exclusive cast interviews!

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Event Dates: 10/16/2013 12:00:00 AM

Category: Arts & Entertainment

Tags: ballet