Bolshoi Ballet: Carmen Suite / Petrushka

Jul 14, 2019, 1pm
Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug. The double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet.   Please note: Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is a simulcast/telecast and not a live performance at the Museum.   Run time: 140 minutes   Tickets are $18 / $15 for Museum Members and Students with ID. Does not include General Admission.   Photo Courtesy of ByExperience... (View more)

National Theatre Live: Allelujah!

Aug 18, 2019, 1pm
The Beth, an old fashioned cradle-to-grave hospital serving a town in Yorkshire, is threatened with closure as part of an efficiency drive. A documentary crew, eager to capture its fight for survival, follows the daily struggle to find beds on the Dusty Springfield Geriatric Ward, and the triumphs of the old people’s choir.    One of Britain’s most celebrated writers, Alan Bennett’s plays include The History Boys, The Lady in the Van and The Madness of George III, all of which were also seen on film. Allelujah! is his tenth collaboration with award-winning director Nicholas Hytner.   Please note, National Theatre Live is a telecast and not a live performance at the Museum. (170 minutes including interva... (View more)

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