Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Libretto: Yuri Grigorovich and Isaak Glikman
Cast: Nina Kaptsova, Ruslan Skvortsov, Mikhail Lobukhin and Ekaterina Krysanova
In the 1920s, The Golden Age cabaret is a favorite nightly haunt. The young fisherman Boris falls in love with Rita. He follows her to the cabaret and realizes that she is the beautiful dancer "Mademoiselle Margot", but also the love interest of the local gangster Yashka...
With its jazzy score by Shostakovich and its music-hall atmosphere featuring beautiful tangos, The Golden Age is a refreshing and colorful dive into the roaring 20s. A historic ballet that can be seen only at the Bolshoi!
Sunday 7 April 2019 3.00pm
Knutsford | Oxford | Ripon | Victoria