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ALEX THEATRE

A BALLET SPECTACULAR

Featuring selections from Don Quixote, Masquerade, Gayane, Spartacus and Spring Waters. Join us as we welcome our special guest, Mikhail Korshev, award winning pianist.

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A BALLET SPECTACULAR
A BALLET SPECTACULAR

Time & Location

Sep 24, 2023, 5:00 PM

ALEX THEATRE, 216 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203, USA

About the event

THIS PROGRAM

An amalgamation of many ballet favorites, this program features selections from Don Quixote, Masquerade, Gayane, Spartacus, and Spring Waters.

Masquerade is a ballet that tells a captivating story of love, deception, and mystery set in the opulent world of a grand masquerade ball. The plot revolves around a beautiful and enigmatic woman who attends the ball in disguise, capturing the attention and hearts of the male guests, including a passionate suitor. As the night unfolds, secrets are revealed, and the true identities of the characters emerge, leading to a dramatic climax. With exquisite choreography and lavish costumes, Masquerade explores themes of hidden desires and the complexities of human emotions, creating a visually stunning and emotionally charged ballet experience.

Don Quixote is a classic ballet inspired by Miguel de Cervantes' novel Don Quixote. The story follows the adventures of the eccentric and idealistic Don Quixote and his loyal squire, Sancho Panza. Quixote, convinced he is a knight on a noble quest, sets out to find his idealized lady love, Dulcinea. Along the way, they encounter a vibrant cast of characters, including a spirited young couple, Kitri and Basilio, who are in love but face obstacles to their union. The ballet is a colorful and lively showcase of virtuosic dancing, with a blend of Spanish flair and classical ballet, featuring grand pas de deux and exciting ensemble numbers. Don Quixote is a celebration of love, chivalry, and the power of imagination.

THE THEATRE

The Alex Theatre, located in Glendale, CA, is a historic and iconic performing arts venue known for its elegant Art Deco architecture. This beautifully restored theater serves as a cultural centerpiece in the community, hosting a wide range of events, including live performances, concerts, film screenings, and special events. With its rich history and superb acoustics, the Alex Theatre offers an exceptional entertainment experience in the heart of Glendale.

Located at:

216 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203

TICKETS

Tickets available online at Ticketmaster.

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