Event Details

A Festival of Russian Ballet

Saturday 09 September to Sunday 10 September

Family Friendly


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Saturday 09 September 8pm
Sunday 10 September 2pm
Sunday 10 September 8pm


Baycourt Addison Theatre


Third show added - Sunday, 10 September at 8pm.

Presented by: Russian Ballet Ltd 

Following their sell-out performances of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand.  This diverse and stunning programme in three awe-inspiring acts is proudly presented by Russian Ballet Ltd. 

Formed in 1994 by the Bolshoi Theatre soloist, Gediminas Taranda, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company have performed this three-hour ballet extravaganza all around the world, thrilling audiences and impressing critics. 

Act 1 - Don Quixote
Don Quixote, a retired gentleman travels the roads of Spain searching for glory and grand adventure.  

Act 2 - Bolero
Bolero is a striking and dramatic ballet and is regarded as one of world music’s masterpieces.

Act 3 - Highlights from the world's great ballets

Light Cavalry
Russian Dance from Swan Lake
Le Corsaire (pas de deux)
Jazz Suite
Dying Swan
Gopak (Taras Bulba)
Can Can Surprize

“Bold, Brave Russians”

"In a night that overflows with all things ballet, you can't help be swept up by the sheer panache of the Imperial Russian Ballet Company dancers."- The West Australia


Adult: $92.00    
Child - Under 18yrs old: $72.00    
Family - 2 adults, 2 children (Admits 4): $308.00    
Concession - Senior & unwaged: $82.00    
Student - Tertiary & Secondary: $82.00    
VIP Club Members - Admit 1: $82.00