La Bayadère

Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2015
With the PBT Orchestra
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 2:00pm
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00pm

Love transcends all in the mesmerizing La Bayadère. This grand-scale classic features a drama-charged storyline and more than 100 roles. Set in a mythical Indian landscape, La Bayadère tells the story of Solor, a noble warrior, and Nikiya, the temple dancer he loves. Ensnared in a love triangle by imperial powers, the couple finds themselves ripped apart by jealousy, intrigue and betrayal. La Bayadère claims fame for its pure classicism, epitomized by the ethereal The Kingdom of the Shades scene and the stunning synchronization of the corps de ballet. For more than a century, La Bayadère has entranced audiences with its epic storyline, high drama and sensational scale.