St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre

In the Night. Leningrad Symphony

one act ballets


Age category 12+


Music:  Frédéric Chopin, Dmitry Shostakovich
Choreography: Jerome Robbins, George Balanchine


In the Night
For the first time since the revival
Music by Frédéric Chopin
Choreography by Jerome Robbins (1970)
Staged by Ben  Huys
Costumes: Anthony Dowell
Lighting by Jennifer Tipton
Recreated by Nicole Pearce

Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: March, 18, 1992

Performed by permission of The Robbins Rights Trust


Leningrad Symphony


Music: Dmitry Shostakovich (Symphony N 7)
Choreography: Igor Belsky (1961)
Design: Mikhail Gordon
Costume design: Tatiana Noginova

World premiere: 14 April 1961, Kirov Theatre, Leningrad
Premiere of the reconstructed version: 30 May, 2001, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Running time: 30 minutes

In the night

Conductor: Boris Gruzin
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