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Russian National Ballet Theatre: Carmen/Romeo and Juliet

Tryon Festival Theatre

The lithe movement, powerful elegance, and timeless majesty of Russian ballet ushers in each spring semester at Krannert Center—enchanting audiences of all ages with evergreen masterpieces set to symphonic favorites and featuring a company of over 50 dancers in resplendent costumes. Helmed by Elena Radchenko, this season's gems portray Carmen's spirited trials, Romeo and Juliet's star-crossed affair, Giselle's haunting tale, and Princess Aurora's true love awakening.

Recommended for ages 8 and up

This performance will run approximately one hour and 45 minutes, and includes a 20-minute intermission.

See the event page for Giselle on We Jan 18 at 7pm
See the event page for The Sleeping Beauty on Th Jan 19 at 7pm

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  • Doloris Dwyer

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  • Craig Sutter

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Event Details

Tu Jan 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
Pick Five+: 43 / SC 38 / STU 15 / UI & YTH 10 Single: 45 / SC 40 / STU 15 / UI & YTH 10