The impulse for the performance comes from the music by Peter Breiner, whose musical works are among the most staged worldwide.
The captivating choreography enhanced by the three musical giants – Wagner, Mussorgsky and Rachmaninov, impressive set and interpretative challenge offer a promise of an unusual experience.
Original ballet in two acts
Music and dance night
Romantic ballet in two acts
Esmeralda - the ballet to the music by Cesare Pugni inspired by Victor Hugo’s novel Notre Dame of Paris. The Slovak première of Esmeralda pays homage to the prodigy of choreography Marius Petipa (1818 – 1910) to mark his bicentenary.
Il Corsair bears the significant imprint of Romanticism aesthetics. The story about the adventurous lives of the Corsairs features unbridled passion, dramatic situations, danger and love.
Phenomenal work by Tchaikovsky, Petipa and Ivanov is the best-known piece in the ballet repertoire of all permanent stone theatres. The romantic story of Prince Siegfried and beautiful Princess Odette transformed into a swan has been part of classical ballet repertoire for more than one hundred years.
Ballet full of rich visual art scenes, as well as technically demanding variations, brings children together with the Nutcracker to a fairy tale road through the Christmas story performed by the SND soloists and Corps de Ballet, and the students of Eva Jaczová Dance Conservatory.
The Snow White and Seven Racers is an original dance musical for children in two acts.