KATERYNA - UKRAINIAN FOLK-OPERA BALLET

KATERYNA - UKRAINIAN FOLK-OPERA BALLET

Kateryna is a sweeping tale of love and war featuring over fifty passionate and skilled dancers and choristers

Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Perth, VIC, Australia
Phone:
136 100

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Mesmerizing Canadian folk-opera ballet to be toured across

 
 
 
For Immediate Release                               
 
 
December 31, 2007   
 
 
 

Sydney Performance

Thursday, March 27, 2008 – 7:30 pm
University of New South Wales – Science Theatre
 
Tickets: Ticketmaster www.ticketmaster.com.au or phone 136 100
 

Melbourne Performances (2)

Saturday, March 29, 2008 – 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 30, 2008 – 1:30 pm matinee
The National TheatreCnr.Barkly and Carlisle Streets, St. Kilda
 
Tickets: Ticketek - www.ticketek.com.au or phone 132 849
 
 

Adelaide Performance

Tuesday, April 1, 2008 – 7:30 pm
Her Majesty’s Theatre - King William Street, Adelaide
 
Tickets: Bass - www.bass.net.au or phone 131 246
 

Perth Performance

Saturday, April 5, 2008 – 1:30 pm matinee
University of Western Australia – Octagon Theatre
 
Tickets: BOCS – www.bocsticketing.com.au or phone 9484 1133                                                                               
 
 
From March 27, 2008 – April 5, 2008, “Kateryna” will be performed across , with performances in Sydney , Melbourne , Adelaide , and Perth . Australian audiences will have the opportunity to experience the stirring and emotional performances of this folk-opera ballet, a joint production created by Ukrainian ballet master Serguei Makarov and composer Yevhen Dosenko featuring over fifty passionate and skilled dancers and choristers from Canada’s dazzling Suzirya Ukrainian Dance Theatre of Calgary and the Ukrainian Male Chorus of Edmonton.
 
 
“Kateryna” is a sweeping tale of love and war that is presented in a fusion of music, folk traditions, dazzling costumes, and skilled technical expertise in acrobatics, ballet, and folk dance. A handsome Cossack captures Kateryna’s heart. Enchanted by their newfound love, they dance a pas de deux expressing their inseparable devotion and growing passion. Ceremoniously celebrated by the young women of the village, the love between Kateryna and the Cossack holds the promise of future life. Tragically, the sounds of war burst forth in the distance, and the couple’s idyll is interrupted…
 
 
 
 ‘We were very excited and privileged to share this unique production with Calgary and Edmonton audiences. Many in the audience s


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