Dance

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Dance Addresses

Thursday The 15th

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Giselle: Adolphe Adam's ballet about a peasant girl deceived in love by a young aristocrat. La Classique Moscow Ballet production. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Friday The 16th

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: The Nutcracker (Shchelkunchik): Tchaikovsky's ballet based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale. La Classique Moscow Ballet production. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 17th

Ahlan Moscow: Gala concert of this international festival of Oriental dance. Yauza Palace. 7 p.m.

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: The Nutcracker: (See Fri. listing.) National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Sunday The 18th

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Romeo and Juliet: (Lebedinoye Ozero): La Classique Moscow Ballet production of Prokofiev's ballet. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Monday The 19th

FESTIVAL Milongero Nights: gala show features Ariadna Naveira and Fernando Sanchez, Nito and Elba Garcia, Eduardo Capussi and Mariana Flores, Russian dancers and the Solo Tango Orchestra. Theatrium Na Serpukhovke. 7 p.m.

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Sleeping Beauty (Spyashchaya Krasavitsa): Tchaikovsky's beautiful ballet based on the fairy tale about an enchanted princess who is awakened by a prince's kiss. La Classique Moscow Ballet production. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 20th

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Sleeping Beauty: (See Mon. listing.) National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Wednesday The 21st

National Show of Russia: a historical folk show by the Kostroma Ballet. Kosmos Hall. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Swan Lake (Lebedinoye Ozero): Tchaikovsky's ballet about a princess who is turned into a swan but regains her human form every night for a few hours. La Classique Moscow Ballet production. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Swan Lake: (See Wed. listing.) National Youth Theater. Aug. 22 and 28, 7 p.m.

Swan Lake (Lebedinoye Ozero): Tchaikovsky's ballet about a princess who is turned into a swan but regains her human form every night for a few hours. Features a collation of all the classic choreographical versions. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production. Novaya Opera. Aug. 22, 7 p.m.

Spartacus (Spartak): the tale about a Roman gladiator, choreographed and staged by Vladimir Vasilyov and Natalya Kasatkina. Production of the Grand Moscow Classical Ballet. Novaya Opera. Aug. 23, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Don Quixote: A ballet by Minkus based on Cervantes' novel about the adventures of a country gentleman who has read too many chivalric romances. Russian Classical Ballet production. National Youth Theater. Aug. 23, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: The Nutcracker: (See Fri. listing.) National Youth Theater. Aug. 24 and 25, 7 p.m.

The Nutcracker (Shchelkunchik): Tchaikovsky's classic Yuletide ballet staged by Natalya Kasatkina and Vladimir Vasilyov. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production. Novaya Opera. Aug. 24, 7 p.m.

Declaration of Love (Priznaniye v Lyubvi): an acrobatic dance show by the Iskusheniye Dance Theater (St. Petersburg.) Theater Kinoaktyora. Aug. 26 and 27, 8 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Romeo and Juliet: Prokofiev's ballet based on Shakespeare's tragedy about two young star-crossed lovers. Russian Classical Ballet production. National Youth Theater. Aug. 26, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Giselle: (See Thurs. listing.) National Youth Theater. Aug. 27, 7 p.m.