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.
Mark Morris, Frederick Ashton, George Balanchine
There are no performances associated with this production.