Monmouth University

Center for the Arts

The Bolshoi Ballet

Le Corsaire

Choreography by Alexei Ratmansky

On the bazaar square of Andrinopolis, the Pacha is struck by the beauty of Medora and tries to buy her, but the lovely young woman is not for sale. As the transaction is about to be completed, Medora is kidnaped by Conrad, a charming corsair (pirate) who catches her eye. Bolshoi Prima Ballerina, the “mesmerizing” Ekaterina Krysanova and Leading Soloist Igor Tsvirko ignite Medora and Conrad’s passion with undeniable intensity. (The GuardianLe Corsaire remains a breath-taking production reworked by Alexei Ratmansky, who has created enough dancing for nearly the entire troupe, along with luxurious cinematic sets and a shipwreck, bringing the magnificence of the Bolshoi to life.

Runtime: 3 hours 30 minutes

Broadcast in HD

Box Office: 732.263.6889

Nov24, 2019

1:00 PM

Tickets: $23

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