Adolphe Adam

Le Corsaire

Jun 5 - Jun 10

Discover a treasure trove of virtuoso dancing in this swashbuckling comedy! This exotic fable of a dashing pirate’s love for a beautiful harem girl presents a tapestry of captive maidens, rich sultans, suspenseful abductions, and dramatic rescues—culminating in a shipwreck that’s one of the most breathtaking spectacles in all of ballet. Boasting over 120 performers, Le Corsaire perfectly showcases explosive bravura dancing from ABT’s star-studded roster of dancers.

  • Estimated Run Time
  • 2 hrs 19 mins
  • House Opens
  • Act I 39 mins
  • Intermission 20 mins
  • Act II 33 mins
  • Intermission 20 mins
  • Act III 27 mins
  • Ballet Ends
Jun 5 - Jun 10

Cast

{{::castMember.name | initials}} {{::castMember.name | limitTo:3}}
{{::castMember.imageAltText}}

{{::castMember.role | removeNumbering}}

{{::castMember.name | transposeComma}}

TBA

Performed
Performing
All Dates
{{::dateGroup.month | momentMonth:true}} {{::date | momentFormat:'D'}}{{$last ? '' : ','}}

Composer Adolphe Adam, Cesare Pugni, Léo Delibes, Riccardo Drigo, Prince Oldenbourg

Choreography Marius Petipa, Konstantin Sergeyev

Staged By Anna-Marie Holmes

Costume Design Irina Tibilova

Lighting Designer Mary Jo Dondlinger

Set Design Irina Tibilova

Composer

Adolphe Adam