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Opera & Ballet Favourites

Opera & Ballet Favourites

Plácido Domingo (Tenor); Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone); Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano); Darcey Bussell (Ballet Dancer); Irek Mukhamedov (Ballet Dancer);

"a dazzling evening in the company of a galaxy of stars from The Royal Ballet and the Royal Opera…an unsurpassable celebration of opera and ballet." (The Daily Telegraph)

Pas de deux (The Royal Ballet)

Pas de deux (The Royal Ballet)

Marianela Nuñez (Odette (Swan Lake); Kitri (Don Quixote); Myrtha (Giselle)); Edward Watson (Rudolf (Mayerling)); Sergei Polunin (Jack/Knave of Hearts (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland)); Sarah Lamb (Elite Syncopations; Limen; Perdita (The Winter's Tale)); Mara Galeazzi (Mary Vetsera (Mayerling)); Tamara Rojo (Manon (Manon)); Carlos Acosta (Des Grieux (Manon); Basilio (Don Quixote)); Alina Cojocaru (Giselle (Giselle)); Natalia Osipova (Odile (Swan Lake)); Matthew Golding (Prince Siegfried (Swan Lake)); Roberta Marquez (Lise (La fille mal gardée)); Steven McRae (Colas (La fille mal gardée); Floitzel (The Winter's Tale); The Prince (The Nutcracker));

Prokofiev: Cinderella (Ballet de L’Opéra National de Paris)

Prokofiev: Cinderella (Ballet de L’Opéra National de Paris)

Agnès Letestu (Cinderella); Laëtitia Pujol (Sister); José Martinez (The Movie Star); Wilfried Romoli (The Producer);

"More than a traditional full-length ballet, Nureyev’s Cinderella is a musical fantasy overflowing with vitality." (Le Figaro)

Prokofiev: Cinderella (Dutch National Ballet)

Prokofiev: Cinderella (Dutch National Ballet)

Anna Tsygankova (Cinderella); Matthew Golding (Prince Guillaume); Larissa Lezhnina (Stepmother Hortensia); Megan Zimny Gray (Stepsister Edwina); Nadia Yanowsky (Stepsister Clementine); Remi Wörtmeye (Benjamin); Alexander Zhembrovskyy (Cinderella's father); Erica Horwood (Cinderella's mother);

"After a convoluted start, Christopher Wheeldon's narrative offers magic in every sphere - design, choreography, and orchestra. Anna Tsyganova's Cinderella is charming." (BBC Music Magazine ★★★★)

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf (The Royal Ballet)

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf (The Royal Ballet)

Sergei Polunin (The Wolf); Will Kemp (Grandfather); Kilian Smith (Peter); Charlotte Edmonds (Duck); Laurine Muccioli (Bird); Chisato Katsura (Cat);

"Matthew Hart’'s realisation of Prokofiev’s score as a ballet had first been seen in 1995 and it works very well indeed...The choreography is simple without being simplistic and Hart tells the story very well." (Musicweb International)