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Don Quixote

Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York 

June 25, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 26, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 27, 2018 at 2:00 PM
June 27, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 28, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 29, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 30, 2018 at 2:00 PM
June 30, 2018 at 8:00 PM  

Running Time: 145 minutes

Synopsis:
Based on Miguel de Cervantesí sweeping tale of romance and chivalry, this classic ballet features the misadventures of the titular knight-errant of la Mancha and his devoted squire, Sancho Panza. These beloved characters are positively heroic when it comes to aiding the spirited maiden Kitri and her charming amour. From the bravura dancing of the fiery toreador Espada to the colorful caravan of gypsies, the stage explodes with one show-stopping performance after another in this feast of choreographic fireworks.

Choreography by: Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky
Staged by: Kevin McKenzie and Susan Jones
Music by: Ludwig Minkus
Set by: Santo Loquasto
Costumes by: Santo Loquasto
Lighting by: Natasha Katz

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Christine Shevchenko and Alban Lendorf in Don Quixote.
Photo: Rosalie O'Connor.