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The last date listed for City Ballet: Don Quixote was Sunday May 11, 2008 / 2:00pm.
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We enjoyed it. The ballet dancers were very graceful. The theater was only filled 30% so we were able to move around since our seats squeaked. You can park in Horton plaza since they offer 3 hours free validation but there's usually street parking...continued
City Ballet presents Don Quixote. This great classic ballet, based on Cervantes’ classic story which also inspired the musical Man of La Mancha, is any ballet lover’s dream. Presented in its entirety, fully staged with breathtaking sets and costumes, this ballet has it all – emotion, humor, romance, and the brilliant dancing that City Ballet is known for.
Music: Leon Minkus
Choreography: Elizabeth Wistrich, after Marius Petipa and Aleksandr Gorsky
Year Choreographed: 1869 by Marius Petipa and Aleksandr Gorsky; 2001 by Elizabeth Wistrich
Costume Design: David Heuvel
Set Design: Robert O’Hearn
Lighting Design: Stephen Judson
First performance: December 1869 by the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow
First US performance: April 1966 by the Bolshoi Theatre in New York
First City Ballet performance: May 2001