Music: Georges Bizet, Rodion Shchedrin, choreographer and libretto –Vladimir Romanovsky
The ballet was created on the base of the legendary ballet of the Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, who put his masterpiece specifically for the grand ballerina Maya Plisetskaya.
A talented Petersbourg choreographer Vladimir Romanovsky together with the St.Petersbourg theater soloists proposed a new reading of the play.
In the center is the tragic fate of a gypsy woman Carmen, who fell in love with a soldier Haze, well whom she leaves for the sake of young Torero (bullfighter).
The literary basis of the play is the novel "Carmen" by P.Merimee.
Divertissement. The programme features classical and modern dance performances.
Duration time — 48 minutes