Enjoy Romeo and Juliet, the famous ballet by S. Prokofiev, performed by first-rate dancers
Breathtaking ballet by Sergei Prokofiev on the theme of the most famous love story of all times by W. Shakespeare! Love tragedy of Romeo and Juliet is one of the most famous love stories of the world drama. Romeo and Juliet in Theatre Hybernia - ballet performance is to the music from a recording.
Romeo and Juliet, one of the most famous ballets of all times, was composed by Sergei Prokofiev in 1935, based on a synopsis created by Adrian Piotrovsky and Sergey Radlov. The full ballet was premiered in the Mahen Theatre, Brno (then Czechoslovakia, now the Czech Republic), on 30 December 1938. Today it is better known from the significantly revised version that was first presented at the Kirov Theatre in Leningrad on 11 January 1940, with choreography by Leonid Lavrovsky and with Konstantin Sergeyev and Galina Ulyanova in the lead roles.
Romeo - Slava Burlac, Miroslav Hradil, Karel Audy
Juliet - Andrea Kramesova, Magdalena Matejkova, Daria Lazucova
Tybalt - Ondrej Novotny, Karel Audy, Sasa Kysil
Merkucio - Serghei Gerciu, Slava Burlac, Libor Kettner
Capulet - Karolina Cachova, Klara Zezulkova
Nanny - Pavlina Mraziková, Leila Labiodova
Priest - Milan Bocek, Daniel Rybicky
Paris - Jiri Wanka, Marek Kasparovsky
Company of Theatre Hybernia
The concert has a 15 minutes intermission.
The music to the ballet is played from the record.
Performed by chamber cast of Prague National Theatre soloists.
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