Date: Thursday, June 6th
Time: 6:30PM local time
Expected Run Time: 215 minutes including two 25 minute intermissions
Tickets: 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.
Special Fathom Feature: Experience Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece Swan Lake in 2D and 3D, presented in the same technology as Life of Pi.
NCM Fathom Events and Omniverse Vision Ltd, in association with Glass Slipper Live Events Productions, the Mariinsky Theatre and Cameron Pace Group, the Academy-Award winning team behind Avatar, Hugo, and Life of Pi, present Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece Swan Lake broadcast LIVE* and in RealD 3D in select locations from the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia to select cinema screens nationwide on Thursday, June 6th at 6:30 pm (local time). This special one night event is the only chance to experience this beautiful classic in a whole new dimension.
Swan Lake, Tchaikovsky’s first ballet, tells the story of a princess cursed by an evil sorcerer. The princess is turned into a swan by day and human at night, only to be broken by true love. The ballet has become a classic amongst enthusiasts, and enjoyed by audiences of all ages for more than 100 years.
Talent Subject to Change
Located in St. Petersburg, Russia, the Mariinsky Theatre has been providing the world with some of the greatest dancers since 1740. Great names of ballet like Rudolf Nureyev and Anna Pavlova started at the Theatre’s revered company, which today is recognized as one of the world’s greatest. The Director of the Mariinsky Ballet is Yuri Fateyev. The Mariinsky Theatres has been a world leading brand for hundreds of years – and is followed by other leading opera/ballet theatres such as the Royal Opera House, London and La Scala, Milan. Both the Mariinsky Ballet and Mariinsky Opera came under the management of the Mariinsky Theatre itself, with Valery Gergiev as Director and Artistic Director of the Mariinsky complex comprising of two grand opera houses – one historic, one brand new open since May 2, 2013 and a concert hall.
Classic Ballet Produced in 3D by CAMERON|PACE Group and Broadcast Live
in RealD™ 3D from St. Petersburg to Select U.S. Theaters on June 6
05/15/2013 12:00:00 AM
Event Dates: 06/06/2013 12:00:00 AM
Category: Arts & Entertainment
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