Opening Night Gala - American Ballet Theatre


Join ABT for a sparkling Opening Night program featuring an astonishing 16 Principal Dancers. Selections of classical pas de deux from the season's full-length ballets will be performed, including Onegin Act III with Diana Vishneva and James Whiteside, Le Corsaire with Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev, The Sleeping Beauty Act III with Hee Seo and David Hallberg, plus an excerpt from Sylvia Act I with Gillian Murphy.

The evening also features exciting performances including Symphony #9, the first ballet of Alexei Ratmansky's World Premiere trilogy set to Dmitri Shostakovich's orchestral works, George Balanchine's dazzling Symphony in C, and a Pièce d'Occasion choreographed by Marcelo Gomes and performed by Julie Kent and Roberto Bolle.

Opening Night Gala Program

Onegin (Act III Excerpt): Diana Vishneva, James Whiteside

Le Corsaire (Pas de Deux): Natalia Osipova, Ivan Vasiliev

Symphony #9: Polina Semionova, Marcelo Gomes, Herman Cornejo, Simone Messmer, Craig Salstein

Sylvia (Act I Excerpt): Gillian Murphy

Pièce d'Occasion (choreography by Marcelo Gomes): Julie Kent, Roberto Bolle

The Sleeping Beauty (Act III Pas de Deux): Hee Seo, David Hallberg

Symphony in C: Paloma Herrera, James Whiteside, Veronika Part, Cory Stearns, Xiomara Reyes, Daniil Simkin, Sarah Lane, Jared Matthews

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