The Rite of Spring

Credits  


Ballet in one act by Vaslav Nijinsky
Finnish National Ballet production

 

Scenario by Nicholas Roerich, Igor Stravinsky

Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky
Sets and costumes: Nicholas Roerich
Conductor: Igor Dronov
Reconstructed and staged by Millicent Hodson
Reconstruction of sets and costumes: Kenneth Archer
Lighting designer: Kimmo Ruskela
Principal Ballet Master: Tuuli Tuominen-Sandell

"The sacred spring" The slavic tribe gathers for a holiday of sacred spring. At the choice of Frenzied one of girls should be sacrificed to the god of the Sun. An elect there is a beloved of the Shepherd which not in forces it to rescue. In the Shepherd begins to boil protest against cruelty and barbarity.



Main Stage 1 Teatralnaya ploschad (1 Theatre Square), Moscow, Russia
New Stage 4/2 Teatralnaya ploschad (4/2 Theatre Square), Moscow, Russia