Opening Night Gala 2013

Thursday January 24, 2013
Repertory and Casting

 

TARANTELLA
Composer: Louis Gottschalk
Orchestrated by: Hershy Kay
Choreography:George Balanchine
Current Staging by: Elyse Borne
Costume Design: after Karinska
Conductor: Martin West
Piano Solo: Michael McGraw
Casting: Sasha De Sola*, Pascal Molat*

Final solo from L'ARLESIENNE
Composer: Georges Bizet
Choreography: Roland Petit
Staged by: Luigi Bonino
Scenic Design: René Allio
Costume Design: Christine Laurent
Lighting Design: after Jean-Michel Desiré
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Pierre-François Vilanoba

THE FLOWER FESTIVAL AT GENZANO pas de deux
Composer: Matthias Strebinger, adapted by Holger Simon Paulli
Orchestrated by: William McDermott
Choreography: August Bournonville
Current Staging by: Helgi Tomasson
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Clara Blanco*, Gennadi Nedvigin

IN THE PASSERINE’S CLUTCH
Composer: Wojceich Kilar
Choreography: Myles Thatcher
Costume Design: Susan Roemer, Myles Thatcher
Lighting Design: Kevin Connaughton
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Dores Andre*, Dana Genshaft*,
Joan Boada*, Jaime Garcia Castilla*

Raymonda’s solo from RAYMONDA ACT III
Composer: Alexander Glazunov
Choreography: Rudolph Nureyev after Marius Petipa
Reconstructed and Staged by: Grant Coyle, assisted by Bruce Sansom
Lighting Design: after John B. Read
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Lorena Feijoo

2nd movement of TRIO
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Helgi Tomasson
Scenic Design: Alexander V. Nichols
Costume Design: Mark Zappone
Lighting Design: Christopher Dennis
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Sarah Van Patten, Tiit Helimets, Vito Mazzeo

grand pas de deux from DON QUIXOTE, ACT III
Composer: Ludwig Minkus and Riccardo Drigo
Choreography: after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky
Staged by: Helgi Tomasson and Yuri Possokhov
Costume Design: Martin Pakledinaz
Lighting Design: after James F. Ingalls
Associate Costume Designer: Heather Lockard
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Frances Chung, Taras Domitro

pas de deux from ONEGIN, ACT I
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Arrangement and Orchestration: Kurt-Heinz Stolze
Choreography: John Cranko
Staged by: Reid Anderson and Jane Bourne
Scenic and Costume Design: Santo Loquasto
Lighting Design: after James F. Ingalls
Copyright Dieter Graefe
Condctor: Martin West
Casting: Maria Kochetkova, Vitor Luiz

pas de deux from STARS AND STRIPES
Composer: John Philip Sousa
Adapted and orchestrated by: Hershy Kay
Choreography: George Balanchine
Current Staging by: Elyse Borne
Costume Design: after Karinska
Lighting Design: after Sarah Linnie Slocum
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Vanessa Zahorian*, Davit Karapetyan*

pas de deux from AFTER THE RAIN
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Choreography: Christopher Wheeldon
Costume Design: Holly Hynes
Lighting Design: Mark Stanley
Conductor: Martin West
Violin: Roy Malan
Piano: Michael McGraw
Casting: Yuan Yuan Tan, Damian Smith

excerpts from SUITE en BLANC
Composer : Édouard Lalo
Choreography: Serge Lifar
Staged by: Maina Gielgud
Conductor: Martin West
Casting: Sofiane Sylve*, Tiit Helimets*

* Indicates premiere in role
^Indicated guest artist
Program and casting subject to change

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