In Theaters Oct 22
Amidst a bustling Turkish market, the pirate Conrad falls in love at first sight with beautiful Medora, the ward of the slave merchant Lankedem’s bazaar. Conrad kidnaps Medora when Lankedem decides to sell her to the Pasha. Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem and reworked by Alexei Ratmansky from Petipa’s exotic 19th-century classic, this miracle of the repertoire is one of the Bolshoi’s most lavish productions. Complete with a magnificent awe-inspiring shipwreck and dramatic scenery, this grand romance allows enough dancing for nearly the entire company and is made especially for those who seek miracles in theatre.
Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
after Marius Petipa
Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet
Run Time: 3 hours 35 minutes
Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Special Fathom Features
The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, was founded in 1776 and to this day remains a spearhead of Russian culture as one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the world. For the 7th consecutive season, the Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to viewers across the world to attend their outstanding performances in more than 1,600 cinemas internationally.
Worldwide Distributor of The Met: Live in HD and TED Cinema Experience, Distributor (ex-UK) National Theatre Live and Bolshoi Ballet(North America). Since 2003, BY Experience has delivered unique programs to more than 3,000 cinemas, in over 75 countries.
Pathé Live is the exclusive producer and the worldwide distributor of the Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema Series. Broadcast from the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, these performances are produced and financed by Pathé Live, and reach more than 1600 cinemas in 60 countries.