Rhapsody

May 16–June 9, 2019

Patrick Yocum and Maria Alvarez, photographed by Rachel Neville

Patrick Yocum and María Álvarez
Photo by Rachel Neville Photography

Patrick Yocum and María Álvarez
Photo by Rachel Neville Photography

Rhapsody

May 16–June 9, 2019

The Details

Ela, Rhapsody in Blue

 

Music

George Gershwin

Choreography

Paulo Arrais

Scenic and Costume Design

Mikko Nissinen

World Premiere

May 16, 2019, Boston Opera House, Boston Massachusetts

Pas de Quatre

 

Music

Vincenzo Bellini

Choreography

Leonid Yakobson

Costume Design

Traditional

Staging

Vera Solovyeva and Nikolai Levitskiy (2015)

World Premiere

June 7, 1971, Choreographic Miniatures, Leningrad, Soviet Union 

Boston Ballet Premiere

October 10, 2015

Rodin

 

Music

Claude Debussy, Alban Berg

Choreography

Leonid Yakobson

Staging

Vera Solvyeva and Nikolai Levitskiy

World Premiere

“The Eternal Spring”, “The Kiss”, “The Eternal Idol”: 1958, Kirov Ballet, Leningrad, Soviet Union “Minotaur and Nymph”: 1971, Choreographic Miniatures, Leningrad, Soviet Union

Boston Ballet Premiere

May 16, 2019, Boston Opera House, Boston Massachusetts

Vestris

 

Music

Gennadi Banshchikov

Choreography

Leonid Yakobson

Costume Design

Robert Perdziola

Staging

Joan Boada

World Premiere

June 1969, Moscow International Ballet Competition, Moscow, Soviet Union

Boston Ballet Premiere

May 16, 2019, Boston Opera House, Boston Massachusetts

Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2

 

Music

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, "Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Major"

Choreography

George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

Choreography

George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

Costume Design

Judanna Lynn

Staging

George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

Staging

Philip Neal

World Premiere

As Ballet Imperial: May 29, 1941, American Ballet Caravan, Teatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Boston Ballet Premiere

May 12, 1993, The Wang Center, Boston Massachusetts

The performance of Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2, 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.

 

 

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Mikko Nissinen, Artistic Director
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