Bolshoi Ballet-The Sleeping Beauty
NCM Fathom and Emerging Pictures are bringing world-class ballet to the big screen with a live performance of Tchaikovsky’s The Sleeping Beauty to movie theaters nationwide. Broadcast live from Moscow’s renowned Bolshoi Ballet, The Sleeping Beauty will be shown on Sunday, November 20 at 7:00am and 1:30pm with a special additional performance on Tuesday, November 22 at 6:30pm. This magical event will mark the debut of David Hallberg on the Bolshoi stage – the first American dancer in history to join the Bolshoi as a principal dancer.
Just a week later ballet fans will be treated to a second Bolshoi Ballet with Pugni’s Esmeralda on November 30 at 6:30pm. Kick off the holiday season with a classic tale of love and loyalty triumphing over corruption in the tale of Esmeralda, inspired by Victor Hugo’s famous novel, Notre Dame de Paris. Esmeralda was first presented by the Ballet of Her Majesty’s Theatre in London in 1844.