Sun | Mar 24, 2019

Bolshoi Ballet: La Bayadère | A story of love, death and vengeful judgement

Published:Wednesday | March 13, 2019 | 12:09 AM
‘La Bayadère’ is one of the greatest works of classical ballet history

The temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor fall deeply in love, giving way to heated passions, and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover their forbidden love. La Bayadère is one of the greatest works of classical ballet history – a story of love, death and vengeful judgement set in India. Dazzling sets, costumes, and one of the most iconic scenes in ballet, the ‘Kingdom of the Shades’, illuminate the tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya’s doomed love for the warrior Solor, and their ulimate redemption. A must-see!

La Bayadère plays exclusively at Palace Cineplex, this Sunday, March 17 at 11:30 a.m.