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The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 18 members
Review from Sassysusse
Red Velvet 117 events 63 reviews

ABT is wonderful and this was one of the ballets I'ver ever been to by far!

reviewed Apr 12 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Price
Red Velvet 18 events 5 reviews

Terrific performance; loved seeing The Moors Pavane again (seen first at the KC with ABT almost 40 years ago!) and the new ballet by the company's artistic director. Great all around.

reviewed Apr 09 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Peggylrock
95 events 34 reviews

Varied program that was perfect for first time ballet goers. Beautiful venue.

reviewed Apr 09 2013 report as inappropriate
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The Mixed Repertory Program runs two hours with two 20-minute intermissions between ballets. Le Corsaire runs two hours and 20 minutes with two 20-minute intermissions between acts.

*Mixed Repertory Program (April 9 & 10, 2013) *

Symphony in C (Balanchine/Bizet)

The Moor’s Pavane (Limón/Purcell)

Symphony #9 (Ratmansky/Shostakovich)

Principal Casting for Mixed Repertory Program

April 9, 2013

Symphony in C: Herrera, Whiteside, Seo, Hammoudi, Boylston, Simkin, Lane, Matthews

The Moor’s Pavane: Gomes, Stearns, Abrera, Kent

Symphony #9: Part, Bolle, Cornejo, Messmer, Salstein

April 10, 2013

Symphony in C: Abrera, Tamm, Part, Gomes, Kajiya, Gorak, Messmer, Salstein

The Moor’s Pavane: Zhurbin, Forster, Messmer, Reyes

Symphony #9: Boone, Hammoudi, Matthews, Paris, Scott

*_Le Corsaire_ (April 11-13, 2013) *

Choreography by Konstantin Sergeyev after Marius Petipa

Staging by Anna-Marie Holmes after Petipa and Sergeyev

Music by Adolphe Adam, Cesare Pugni, Leo Delibes, Riccardo Drigo and Prince Oldenbourg

Principal Casting for Le Corsaire (Medora, Conrad, Gulnare, Lankendem, Ali the Slave, Birbanto)

April 11, 2013: Herrera, Gomes, Abrera, Matthews, Cornejo, Salstein

Apr. 12, 2013: Part, Stearns, Kajiya, Matthews, Whiteside, Scott

Apr. 13, 2013 at 1:30pm: Reyes, Cornejo, Lane, Simkin, Phillips, Ribagorda

Apr. 13, 2013 at 7:30pm: Murphy, Gomes, Boylston, Doble, Vasiliev, Ilyin

All events and artists are subject to change without prior notice.

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