The Imperial Russian ballet company in MadridSubmitted by Artistic on Fri, 11/18/2011 - 09:49
The Imperial Russian ballet company returns to the Gran Via under the artistic direction of Gediminas Taranda with three of the most famous and best loved ballets, The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake. An ideal outing for the Christmas holidays. Children will in particular love the Nutcracker.
The Imperial Russian ballet company was created in 1994 by an initiative of Maya Plisetskaya, who stayed until 2004 being its president and general counsellor. The artistic director of the ballet is Gediminas Taranda, one of the greatest dancers of the Bolshoi ballet.
Venue: Teatro Compac Gran Via
Address: Gran Via 66 (metro Santa Domingo)
1st December 2010 to 9th January 2011 The Nutcracker
11th to 23rd January 2011 The Sleeping Beauty
25th to 30th January 2011 Swan Lake
Tickets: El Corte Inglés, entradas.com or 902 488 488, Caja Madrid and Ibercaja
Source: The Notebook Madrid