ROMEO AND JULIET
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Ballet in 3 acts
Libretto by Sergei Radlov, Leonid Lavrovsky, Andrei Piotrovsky and Sergei Prokofiev after William Shakespeare
A new version by Vladimir Vasiliev
Premiere: 7 May 1993
A romantic story of eternal love that overcomes death, Romeo and Juliet has become a token of passionate love for many generations. The present production of Prokofiev’s ballet is now considered a visiting card of Lithuanian ballet troupe receiving numerous performances at major scenes around the globe. Under Mstislav Rostropovich, the LNOBT’s ballet troupe has given highly praised performances at the Schleswig-Holstein, Evian and Osaka festivals, Thessaloniki Theatre, Cairo Opera House, Kennedy Center in Washington, as well as in Italy, Spain, UK, and elsewhere.
Approx. running time: 3h 15min