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Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire

October 22, 2017 @ 12:55 pm - 4:30 pm

$13 - $15


October 22, 2017 at 12:55pm
Waterville Opera House, 1 Common Street

This is a live HD broadcast from Moscow.
Running time: 3 hours and 35 mins, including intermissions.

Medora, a young Greek girl, is sold to Pasha by a slave dealer. The pirate Conrad seizes Medora and declares his love for her. Conrad’s right-hand-man, who is jealous of Conrad, sends Medora back to the slave dealer who again sells her to Pasha. Conrad and his men show up to take Medora away again but he is recognized through his disguise, captured, and sentenced to death. To save his life, Medora, who is in love with Conrad, plots with a slave girl, Gulnare, to escape. Medora agrees to marry Pasha but during the ceremony Gulnare takes Medora’s place, having the ring placed on her finger. That evening Medora dances for Pasha, having convinced him to lay down his weapons, and Conrad enters to take her away. Gulnare produces the ring and declares herself Pasha’s lawful wife. The ship on which Medora and Conrad escape sinks in a terrible storm but the two lovers are saved when they wash up on a rocky island.

Broadcast Schedule
12:40pm – 1:00pm     CLIPS/HOUSE SHOTS/TRAILERS
1:06pm – 2:14pm        ACT I
2:14pm – 2:40pm       INTERMISSION
2:40pm – 3:28pm        ACT II
3:28pm – 3:54pm        INTERMISSION
3:54pm – 4:32pm       ACT III
4:32pm – 4:40pm       BOWS & CREDITS

Tickets: $15 Adults, $13 Students and Seniors
Prices do not include handling fees.

On Sale:  July 20


October 22, 2017
12:55 pm - 4:30 pm
$13 - $15
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Waterville Opera House
1 Common Street
Waterville, ME United States
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