The Pharaoh's Daughter

Sun, Dec 2
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2hr 55mins // featuring:Svetlana Zakharova, Ruslan Skvortsov

A new production from Moscow's Bolshoi Ballet, starring Svetlana Zakharova as the Egyptian princess and Ruslan Skvortsov as the English Lord.

A young English Lord traveling through Egypt takes shelter in a pyramid with a group of Egyptian merchants. After a round of opium, he has a fantastic dream in which he is transported to ancient times and enchanted by a powerful Pharaoh’s daughter. Originally a hit when first staged in 1862, The Pharaoh’s Daughter fell out of favor with the Soviet regime. In 2000, Pierre Lacotte was