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Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
619-570-1100
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Stars of the Russian Ballet
17 ratings
4.5 average rating
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53 events
30 reviews
5 stars
attended May 03 2012

A wonderful evening of world class ballet in an intimate venue. With several selections from different works, it was a treat from the start to finish. This talented troupe left us wanting to see the entire productions. Highly reccomend it....continued

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3 reviews
3 stars
attended May 03 2012

It was a great performance. We enjoyed it greatly.

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended May 03 2012

This is my first ballet other than children's performances of the Nutcracker and I thought the dancing was gorgeous. Seeing a variety of ballets let us witness a wide variety of styles which was perfect for an introduction. The icing on the cake...continued

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Program:

1. The Sleeping Beauty Act III Pas de Deux

Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Choreography by Marius Petipa  

Ekaterina Egorova, Marat Abdrakhmanov, Samat Abdrakhmanov, Nurlan Kinerbayev, Zanat Chubanov  

2. The Ocean and the Pearls from The Little Humpbacked Horse

Music by Cesare Pugni

Choreography by Saint-Leon  

Maria Klyueva, Dmitry Shchemelinin  

3. Le Corsaire Pas de Deux

Music by Adolphe Adam

Choreography by Marius Petipa  

Maria Klyueva, Alexander Daev  

4. Melody

Music by Christoph Willibald Gluck

Choreography by Asaf Messerer  

Olga Gudkova, Nurlan Kinerbayev  

5. Cinderella Act III Adagio

Music by Sergei Prokofiev

Choreography by Rostislav Zakharov  

Ekaterina Pankovskaya, Viktoria Krakhmalyova, Dmitry Shchemelinin  

6. Don Quixote Act III Grand Pas

Music by Leon Minkus

Choreography by Alexander Gorsky  

Maria Sokolnikova, Aydos Zakan  

INTERMISSION  

7. _Pas de Quatre _

Music by Cesare Pugni

Choreography by Anton Dolin  

Ekaterina Egorova, Olga Gudkova, Elena Khorosheva  

8. Allegro

Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Choreography by Vitaly Zabelin  

Ekaterina Pankovskaya, Samat Abdrakhmanov, Marat Abdrakhmanov, Anton Baglikov, Zanat Chubanov  

9. Dying Swan

Music by Camille Saint-Saens

Choreography by Michel Fokine  

Maria Sokolnikova, Ekaterina Egorova  

10. Selections from Paquita

Music by Leon Minkus

Choreography by Joseph Mazilier/Marius Petipa  

Ekaterina Egorova, Aydos Zakan, and Soloists of the Corps de Ballet

Stars of the Russian National Ballet: <em>The Sleeping Beauty</em> <em>A Peter White Christmas</em> Dave Koz Christmas Tour 2016 Comedian Maria Bamford Cinema @ The Balboa: <em>Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory</em> Cinema @ The Balboa: <em>It's a Wonderful Life</em> Jim Brickman: <em>Comfort & Joy</em> California Ballet Company's <em>The Nutcracker</em> City Ballet's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Mannheim Steamroller Christmas</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>Elf the Musical Jr.</em> <em>Miracle on 34th Street: A Radio Play</em> San Diego Ballet: <em>The Nutcracker</em> R. Kelly <em>The Wiz</em>