234th Season

Main Stage

10 June
19:30
2017 | Saturday
Jewels (ballet in three parts)
Ballet in 3 acts
Artists Credits
Staging
Karin von Aroldingen
Ballet company
World premiere: 13 Apr 1967 New York City Ballet, New York State Theater
Premiere of this production: 30 Oct 1999

The performance has 1 intermission
Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes

ballet in three parts
Music by Gabriel Faure, Igor Stravinsky, Peter Tchaikovsky
Choreography by George Balanchine (1967)


Music: Gabriel Faure, Igor Stravinsky, Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Choreography: George Balanchine (1967)

I. Emeralds
Music: Gabriel Faure from Pelleas et Melisande (1898) and Shylock (1889)

II. Rubies
Music: Igor Stravinsky (Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra, 1929)

III. Diamonds
Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky from Symphony No. 3 in D Major, 1875 (first movement omitted)

Staging: Karin von Aroldingen, Sarah Leland, Elyse Borne and Sean Lavery
Scenery: Peter Harvey (1967)
Costumes: Karinska (1967)
Recreations of costumes supervised: Holly Hines
Original lighting: Ronald Bates
Lighting: Perry Silvey

World premiere: 13 April 1967, New York City Ballet, New York State Theater
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: 30 October 1999, St Petersburg

Running time 2 hours 20 minutes



 

Additional information


Mariinsky Theatre:
1 Theatre Square
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky-2 (New Theatre):
34 Dekabristov Street
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky Concert Hall:
20 Pisareva street
St. Petersburg