Canada’s Ballet Jörgen: ANASTASIA
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Begins at 7:30pm
The Arden Theatre | 5 St. Anne Street
Born to privilege, cast out to a world of heartache. What will become of Anastasia?
Canada’s Ballet Jörgen, renowned for its ability to tell classical stories in an engaging and dramatic fashion, explores the emotions, aspirations, and affections of Anastasia, daughter of the fallen Russian Tsar. From the ballrooms of St. Petersburg and the Russian Revolution, to captivity and beyond, the mystery of what happened to the seventeen-year-old Grand Duchess has fascinated audiences for nearly a century. What happened that fateful summer of 1918?
Anastasia is a ballet rich with incredibly detailed costumes, versatile sets and exquisite lighting.
Choreographer: Bengt Jörgen
Music: Ivan Barbotin
Set & Costume Design: Sue LePage
Original Lighting Design: Bonnie Beecher