Choreography by George
Staged by Maria Calegari
Music by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
(Suite No. 4, Op. 61)
Costumes by Rouben Ter-Arutunian
Lighting by Mark Stanley
Running time: 27:00
A plotless ballet set to Tchaikovsky’s Suite No. 4 for Orchestra,
Mozartiana, with décor by Christian Bérard, was
given its World Premiere by Les Ballets 1933 at the Théâtre
des Champs-Elysées on June 7, 1933, danced by Tamara Toumanova
and Roman Jasinsky.
Revised in a new version in 1981 by George Balanchine, Mozartiana is one of Balanchine's last works. Set to Suite No. 4 Mozartiana by Tchaikovsky, Mozartiana features costumes by Rouben Ter-Arutunian. Mozartiana received its American Ballet Theatre Company Premiere
at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York on 5/24/04, danced by Nina
Ananiashvili, Angel Corella and Herman Cornejo.