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Joffrey Ballet: Anna Karenina
February 19 @ 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023
Love is all-consuming for the beautiful but married Anna, who finds herself caught in a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Vronsky.
Set in the late 19th century of Imperial Russia, Possokhov’s immersive adaptation-winner of the 2019 “Oscar’s of Dance” Benois de la Danse International Prize for Best Choreography-returns to the Joffrey for the first time since its successful world premiere in 2019. This blockbuster ballet, based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy, features an original composition by award-winning composer Ilya Demutsky, costumes and sets by Emmy-Award-winning designer Tom Pye, and lighting by famed designer David Finn.
Choreographed by; Yuri Possokhov. Composed by Ilya Demutsky.
Accessibility Notes: Lyric strives to make the opera experience accessible for all patrons by providing services for those who may need assistance. Services include accessible seating for those in wheelchairs, FM and Telecoil loop assisted listening devices, touch tours, audio-described performances, braille and large-print programs, high-powered opera glasses, accessible restrooms, and automatic exterior doors.
Health & Safety Notes: Masks encouraged, not required. Proof of vaccination is not required.