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Georgian State Ballet in Symphony in C.
Photo by Lado Vachnadze
Northrop Presents

The State Ballet of Georgia

2019-20 Northrop Season
Apr 2020
About the Event

Northrop has canceled all events until at least Apr 30 in an effort to help contain the spread of COVID-19. Ticket holders have been contacted but those with additional questions can contact the Northrop Box Office at 612-624-2345 or umntix@umn.edu.

Nina Ananiashvili, Artistic Director

Concerto Barocco
Symphony in C
Sagalobeli

Rarely do U.S. audiences have the opportunity to see The State Ballet of Georgia. They appeared at Northrop in 2008, and Minneapolis is the only city they will visit in 2020. Under the artistic leadership of Nina Ananiashvili, renowned as one of the greatest ballerinas of all time, the company continues to flourish and expand its repertoire. They will share two of George Balanchine’s greatest masterpieces: Concerto Barocco and Symphony in C. The rousing finale will be a work created especially for the company by Yuri Possokhov (choreographer of The Joffrey Ballet’s Anna Karenina), Sagalobeli, danced to Georgian folk melodies.

 


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