Carmen

Aug 20–30, 2020

Lia Ciro and Paulo Arrais in red and black costumes photographed by Rachel Neville Photography

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais 
Rachel Neville Photography

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais 
Rachel Neville Photography

Carmen

Aug 20–30, 2020

The Details

Serenade

 

Choreography

George Balanchine

Music

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Costume Design

after Barbara Karinska

Lighting Design

Brandon Stirling Baker

Original Lighting Design

Ronald Bates

Regisseur

Judith Fugate

World Premiere

March 1, 1935, American Ballet, Adelphi Theatre, New York, USA

Boston Ballet Premiere

March 20, 1966, Boston, USA

Tsukiyo

 

Choreography

Helen Pickett

Music

Arvo Pärt

Costume Design

Charles Heightchew

Lighting Design

Brandon Stirling Baker

World Premiere

October 22, 2009, Boston Ballet, Boston Opera House, Boston, USA

Petal

 

Choreography

Helen Pickett

Music

Philip Glass, Thomas Montgomery Newman

Original Costume Design

Nete Joseph

Original Lighting Design

Todd Elmer

Scenic Design

Helen Pickett

World Premiere

February 1, 2008, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Lensic Performing Arts Center, Santa Fe, USA

Boston Ballet Premiere

March 12, 2020, Citizens Bank Opera House, Boston, USA

Carmen

 

Choreography

Jorma Elo

Music

Rodion Shchedrin after Georges Bizet*

Costume Design

Joke Visser

Lighting Design

Mikki Kunttu

Set Design

Benjamin Phillips

Program run time: Approximately two hours and 32 minutes, including two intermissions

The performance of Serenade, a Balanchine® Ballet, is presented by arrangement with the George Balanchine Trust and has been produced in accordance with the Balanchine Style® and Balanchine Technique® service standards established and provided by the Trust.

The original development of Petal was facilitated by Boston Ballet, with funding from the New York Choreographic Institute, an affiliate of New York City Ballet.

 

*By arrangement with G. Schirmer, Inc., publisher and copyright owner

 

 

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