Friday 25 November 2016 to Sunday 05 March 2017
Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera, Warszawa

This Autumn's premiere of the Polish National Ballet at the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera is dedicated to the director of the Polish National Opera’s ballet company: Krzysztof Pastor. In the 2016/17 artistic sesaon we celebrate his four jubilees: a milestone birthday and major anniversaries of becoming a student of ballet, a soloist and a choreographer.

For this occasion on 25 November 2016 on the stage of Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera you will get a chance to see Chopiniana/Bolero/Chroma. This triple bill is a testament to Pastor's great respect for the balletic tradition as well as his admiration for choreographic avant-garde. Along with Pastor's own choreographic version of  Maurice Ravel's Bolero, the production includes the beautiful, neo-romantic Chopiniana choreographed by Mikhail Fokin to Fryderyk Chopin's music and Chroma, the balletic hit from the internationally acclaimed British contemporary choreographer Wayne McGregor set to music by Joby Talbot and Jack White.

Additional information

The production opens on 25 November 2016 at 19.00.

Subsequent performances:

  • 26, 27, 29 November 2016
  • 24, 26 February 2017
  • 4, 5 March 2017


The British council is a partner of this event.

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