Anna Karenina

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ANNA KARENINA

February 13-24, 2019

Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov

Music: Ilya Demutsky

 

Leo Tolstoy's seminal tale of passion and revenge comes to life in groundbreaking fashion. Stuck in a cold marriage, the regal Anna Karenina yearns for love in dangerous places, as a sweeping affair leads to unspeakable heartbreak and death. Led by visionary choreographer Possokhov, this world premiere collaboration between The Joffrey Ballet and The Australian Ballet enlists an all-star creative team, including Possokhov; composer Ilya Demutsky, 2016 Golden Mask Award recipient, Russia's most prestigious theatre honor; Emmy Award-winning designer Tom Pye; and renowned lighting designer David Finn.

WORLD PREMIERE

 

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

NIB Foundation

 

Major Sponsors

Lorna Ferguson and Terry Clark

JHL Capitol Group

Cheryle and Joel Williamson

 

Single tickets go on sale August 1st!

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ANNA KARENINA

February 13-24, 2019

Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov

Music: Ilya Demutsky

 

Leo Tolstoy's seminal tale of passion and revenge comes to life in groundbreaking fashion. Stuck in a cold marriage, the regal Anna Karenina yearns for love in dangerous places, as a sweeping affair leads to unspeakable heartbreak and death. Led by visionary choreographer Possokhov, this world premiere collaboration between The Joffrey Ballet and The Australian Ballet enlists an all-star creative team, including Possokhov; composer Ilya Demutsky, 2016 Golden Mask Award recipient, Russia's most prestigious theatre honor; Emmy Award-winning designer Tom Pye; and renowned lighting designer David Finn.

WORLD PREMIERE

 

Producing Sponsors

Margot and Josef Lakonishok

NIB Foundation

 

Major Sponsors

Lorna Ferguson and Terry Clark

JHL Capitol Group

Cheryle and Joel Williamson

 

Single tickets go on sale August 1st!