Russian National Ballet Theatre: Cinderella – LansingFrom: Wharton Center for Performing Arts
In: East Lansing
A wistful young woman, her cruel stepmother and stepsisters, a fairy godmother and her handsome prince: the classic story of Cinderella is a treat for all ages, now brought to life in the grand tradition of Russian ballet. Complete with a lavish set and sumptuous costumes, this production of Cinderella was originally choreographed by Rostislav Zakharov for the premiere of Sergei Prokofiev’s glorious score at the Mariinsky Theater in 1945. With more than 50 dancers, the Russian National Ballet performs this masterpiece under the artistic direction of former Bolshoi principal dancer Elena Radchenko. For more information, click on the website link or call us at (517) 432-2000.