The Royal Ballet: Don Quixote
The Royal Ballet live from The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Tue 19 Feb 7.15pm Book Now
Duration: 195 mins
AGE Rating: Cert 12A
Senior Citizen £12.50
Under 18s £10
Don Quixote is one of Marius Petipa’s much-loved 19th-century classics – its story is drawn from Miguel de Cervantes’s classic novel and set to Ludwig Minkus’s score. The ballet has long been acclaimed for its virtuoso dancing, beautiful and technically demanding ‘vision scene’ and the famously bravura and breath-taking Act III pas de deux. This is the acclaimed version by Carlos Acosta.
Don Quixote and his servant Sancho Panza set out to have a chivalrous adventure. They meet Kitri and Basilio, a young couple who cannot marry because Kitri’s father is determined to marry her off to the wealthy Gamache. Don Quixote decides to intervene.