Art for Life

Art for Life

Ballet

Ballet gala in support of the National Cancer Institute
 
SND and the NCI, in respect to the invited doctors, medical personnel and oncological patients are holding the gala Art for Life for only for spectators who have been FULLY VACCINATED against COVID-19. Thank you for protecting yourselves and the public.

The new SND building, Opera and Ballet hall
22. 10. 2021

The ballet gala Art for Life is a continuation of a long tradition, which arose from the initiative of the National Cancer Institute in Bratislava. The intention is to raise awareness and support the fight against cancer. Based on the philosophy that art heals, the Slovakia’s prime stage presents a unique, stylistically rich event featuring SND Ballet leading soloists and members of the leading European ensembles.

PROGRAMME
 
ROSSINI
Choreography: Mário Radačovský
Music: Gioacchino Rossini
Dancers: Members of the Ballet of the National Theatre Brno
 
CINDERELLA
Choreography: Rudolf Nureyev
Music: Sergei Prokofiev
Dancers: Ludmila Pagliero, Audric Bezard / Opéra national de Paris
 
UNCERTAIN TOUCH
Choreography: Andrej Petrovič
Music: Philip Glass
Dancers: Gennaro Sorbino, Tetiana Lubska / State Theatre Košice
 
MANON
Choreography: Kenneth MacMillan
Music: Jules Massenet
Dancers: Nina Poláková, Roman Lazík / Ballet of the Vienna State Opera
 
LE CORSAIRE PAS DE DEUX
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Music: Riccardo Drigo
Dancers: Maia Makhateli, Jakob Feyferlik / HET Nationale Ballet Amsterdam
 
ONEGIN
Choreography: John Cranko
Music: Piotr Tchaikovsky
Dancers: Miriam Káčerová, Roman Novitzky / Stuttgart Ballet
 
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TWO AND ONLY
Choreography: Wubkje Kuindersma
Music: Michael Benjami
Dancers: Jozef Varga, Jakob Feyferlik / HET Nationale Ballet Amsterdam
 
CARMEN
Choreography: Roland Petit
Music: Georges Bizet
Dancers: Ludmila Pagliero, Audric Bezard / Opéra national de Paris
 
ARE YOU AS BIG AS ME?
Choreography: Roman Novitzky
Music: Hazmat Modine
Dancers: Jean-Michel Reuter, Gerardo Gonzalez Villaverde, Emanuele Ferrentino / Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava
 
KAZIMIR'S COLOURS
Choreography: Mauro Bigonzetti
Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Dancers: Miriam Káčerová, Roman Novitzky / Stuttgart Ballet
 
DON QUIXOTE PAS DE DEUX
Choreography: Vasili Medvedev, Stanislav Fečo (after M. Petipa)
Music: Ludwig Minkus
Dancers: Olga Chelpanova, Konstantin Korotkov / Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava
 
IMPORTANT NOTICE
Due to the ongoing pandemic situation and for disease prevention, we have to block (reserve) a large number of seats in the auditorium. Every Friday we release for sale all tickets that the COVID traffic light allows for the following week. We therefore recommend that you visit our website on the Friday of the week before the performance of your choice to purchase tickets released for sale for the coming week. Thank you for understanding. We look forward to your visit!