06 May 2018 - Evening of one-act Ballets on the music by Igor Stravinsky: Firebird. Les Noces (The Wedding). (Ballet) - Mariinsky (Kirov) Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia (19:30)
 
234th Season

Main Stage

06 May
19:30
2018 | Sunday
Stars of the Stars
Evening of one-act Ballets on the music by Igor Stravinsky: Firebird. Les Noces (The Wedding).
Ballet in 2 acts
Artists Credits
Organist
Thomas Trotter
Ballet company
Tatiana Noginova, Costume Designer
Vladimir Lukin, Lighting Designer
Maestro Valery Gergiev, Musical Director

Running time: 1 hour 40 minutes

The Firebird
russian fairytale in two scenes

Music: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography: Michel Fokine (1910)
Libretto: Michel Fokine
Reconstruction: Isabelle Fokine, Andris Liepa
Set and costume design: Anna and Anatoly Nezhny
after original sketches: Alexander Golovin, Leon Bakst and Michel Fokine

World premiere: 25 June 1910, Les Ballets Russes de Serge de Diaghilev, Theatre de l’Opera, Paris
In the repertoire of the Mariinsky Theatre since 1994

Running time: 44 minutes


Les Noces
russian choreographic scenes with singing and music to folk text from the Kireyevsky Collection
Scene plan, music and text: Igor Stravinsky (1923)
Choreography: Bronislava Nijinska (1923)

Decor and Costumes: Natalia Goncharova (1923)
Musical Director: Valery Gergiev
Staged: Howard Sayette
Decor reproduced: Boris Kaminsky
Costumes reproduced: Tatiana Noginova
Lighting: Vladimir Lukin

World premiere: 13 June 1923, Ballet Russe de Serge de Diaghilev, Theatre de la Gaiete-Lyrique, Paris
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: 9 June 2003

Running time: 20 minutes



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