Eifman Ballet in London

Via Press Release:

Saint-Petersburg-based Eifman Ballet is to present two UK premieres by choreographer Boris Eifman at the London Coliseum in April 2012.

Anna Karenina – Eifman’s dance drama adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s classic questions whether it is more important to preserve an illusion of harmony between duties and emotions, or yield to true passions:

Onegin - Taken from Russia’s literary masterpiece by Alexander Pushkin, Eifman’s Onegin is set to music by Tchaikovsky  interpolated with contemporary rock by Soviet guitarist A. Sitkovetsky:

Eifman Ballet performs Boris Eifman’s Anna Karenina (3 – 4 April 2012) and Onegin (6-7 April 2012) in London. For more information and booking, visit The London Coliseum website.