The Bolshoi Ballet’s LIVE in HD
season launches on Sunday, October 20, with a performance of “Spartacus”
broadcast live from Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre. In Silver Springs it will be shown at the AFI Silver Theatre. Running time is 215 minutes, including a pre-show
and two intermissions.
Starring Bolshoi Principal Dancers
Mikhail Lobukhin, Anna Nikulina, Svetlana Zakharova and Alexander Volchkov,
“Spartacus” is one of the greatest ballets in the Bolshoi repertoire.
With its famous Khachaturian score and choreography by Yuri Grigorovich,
“Spartacus” teems with scenes of dynamic tension and gives full expression to
the virility and strength for which Russia’s male dancers are renowned.