Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema Encores: Coppelia
Tue, Aug 17 1pm
The Bolshoi's stunning production of the humorous 19th century classic.
Swanilda notices her fianceé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanilda decides to teach Franz a lesson... The Bolshoi’s ebullient comedy Coppélia involves a feisty heroine, a boyish fianceé with a wandering eye, an old dollmaker, and a stunning corps de ballet abounding in youthful energy and irresistible humor in this effervescent production. Captured live June 10, 2018. Includes 2 intermissions.
Music Leo Delibes
Choreography Sergey Vikharev