The Lady of the Camellias

RUNNING TIME
4hr. 10min. (1 intermission)
Closed

WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

At a theater performance of Manon Lescaut, the young and naive Armand is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed love… Alexandre Dumas fils's novel comes to life on the Bolshoi stage, with prima Svetlana Zakharova as the ailing Marguerite seeking love and redemption from her life as a courtesan. The Bolshoi brings choreographer John Neumeier's work of rare beauty and tragic depth to new emotional heights, accompanied by Chopin's romantic piano score.

Visit the The Lady of the Camellias website:

https://www.monmouth.edu/MCA/event/ballet/LadyCamellias18/