Don Quixote

Sunday, November 23
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“With its myriad acrobatic feats — one-arm lifts! dizzying fouetté turns! — Don Quixote could trade its setting from a theater to a circus tent without skipping a beat.” (New York Times)

“The Knight of the Sad Face” and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, are mixed up in the wild love affairs of the stunning Kitri and the seductive Basilio in a richly colourful, humorous and virtuoso ballet. Marius Petipa’s Don Quichotte premiered in Moscow in 1869 with music by Ludwig Minkus and met with resounding success from the start. The novelty lay within its brea