Production Team

Composers: Virgil Thomson, Frederic Chopin, Georges Bizet
Choreography: Mark Morris, Frederick Ashton, George Balanchine
Costume Design: Santo Loquasto, Dr. Julia Trevelyan Oman
Lighting Design: Phil Sandstrom, John B. Read, Mark Stanley

Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes / A Month in the Country / Symphony in C - American Ballet Theatre

Approximate running time 2 hrs. 30 min.

ABT's Company Premiere of Ashton's dance drama, A Month in the Country, promises memorable performances in this remarkable retelling of Ivan Turgenev's famous play in which a young tutor's presence provokes competing affections in an elegant Russian household, while the reprise of Mark Morris' valentine to classical ballet creates a majestic tableaux of heart-stopping beauty. Bringing the program to an effervescent close, Balanchine's dazzling masterpiece, Symphony in C, features one of the choreographer's greatest pas de deux and an impressive finale exuding crystalline brio and virtuosity with a cast of over 40 dancers.

Performance Dates/Tickets and Info

All performances for this production have passed, and tickets are no longer available.