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Le Corsaire

The Bolshoi’s production of Petipa’s grand classic, magnificently reworked by Alexei Ratmansky.

Most recent performance

There are currently no scheduled performances of Le Corsaire. It was last on stage 11–13 August 2016 as part of the Summer 2015/16 season.


The Bolshoi’s Le Corsaire, reworked by Alexei Ratmansky from Petipa’s exotic grand classic, is one of the company’s most acclaimed productions. Conspiracy, love, deception, kidnapping, a harem and a magnificent, dramatic shipwreck combine to give spectacular expression to the remarkable passion, virtuosity and strength of the entire company.

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