The Russian National Ballet: Don Quixote

Feb 23, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Continuing a tradition of more than fifty years, the Florida Southern College’s Festival of Fine Arts 2018-2019 season is filled with vibrant events showcasing the arts. Whether it’s music, dance, theatre, or art – there is something for everyone.

The Russian National Ballet: Don Quixote

Resplendent with glittering costumes, lavish sets, and a sweeping musical score, the Russian National Ballet’s colorful production of Don Quixote is Russian ballet at its most powerful and thrilling, transporting audiences to a make-believe Spain where dancing dryads, gypsies, and knights will delight both young and old alike. 

Founded in Moscow, this company brings the beauty and timeless tradition of classical ballet to this beautiful production – and you will enjoy the vibrant, direct, and spontaneous sense of joy Minkus’ score arouses throughout the evening.  

You may also be interested in Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern CollegeHollis Garden or Lakeland.