Choreography by Marius Petipa – Music by Alexander Glazunov – 3 hr
Starring Bolshoi Principals, Soloists, and Corps de Ballet
General Public: $20, BMFI Members: $18, Students with ID: $10
With her betrothed away on a crusade, Countess Raymonda receives a proposal from a foreign knight, who threatens her fate when she rejects his offer. One of the final works of legendary choreographer Marius Petipa, Raymonda shines with beautiful court scenes, romantic corps de ballet dances, Hungarian czardas, and its exquisite title role.