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The Rite of Spring / The Firebird DVD (Mariinsky Ballet)

The Rite of Spring / The Firebird DVD (Mariinsky Ballet)

Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring (Le Sacre du printemps) and The Firebird from the Mariinsky Ballet.
£24.99

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This celebration of Stravinsky and the Ballets Russes includes The Firebird and The Rite of Spring, danced by the Mariinsky Ballet.


The Firebird
Russian Fairy tale in two scenes
Music: Igor Stravinsky
The Firebird:  Ekaterina Kondaurova
Ivan Tsarevich: Ilya Kuznetsov
The Princess: Marianna Pavlova
Kashchei: Vladimir Ponomarev
Choreography/Libretto: Michel Fokine (1910)
Reconstruction: Isabelle Fokine & Andris Liepa

 


Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Scenes from pagan Russia in two parts
Music: Igor Stravinsky
The Chosen One:Alexandra Iosifidi
300 Year Old Woman: Elena Bazhenova
The Wise Elder: Vladimir Ponomarev

Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky (1913)
Reconstructed/Staged: Millicent Hodson

 

Mariinsky Orchestra and Ballet, Valery Gergiev 2008

Plus: Documentary on the Ballet Russes and interview with Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer.

 

Picture: 16:9
Sound: PCM / 5.1 DTS
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 All regions
Running time: 85+38 mins
16 Page booklet enclosed: FR/EN/DE

Categories:

DVDs
DVDs > Ballet
Current Repertory > Mariinsky
Current Repertory

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