Dance

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Dance Addresses

Thursday The 22nd

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Swan Lake (Lebedinoye Ozero): La Classique Moscow Ballet production of Tchaikovsky's ballet.  National Youth Theater. 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. 7 p.m.

Friday The 23rd

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

Saturday The 24th

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.

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

Sunday The 25th

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 Sat. listing.) National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Monday The 26th

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

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: Prokofiev's ballet based on Shakespeare's tragedy about two young star-crossed lovers. Russian Classical Ballet production. National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 27th

Declaration of Love: (See Mon. listing.) Theater Kinoaktyora. 8 p.m.

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

Wednesday The 28th

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

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.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Swan Lake: (See Thurs. listing.) National Youth Theater. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Giselle: Adolphe Adam's ballet about a peasant girl deceived in love by a young aristocrat. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production.  Novaya Opera. Aug. 29, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Summer Ballet Seasons: Romeo and Juliet: Smirnov Ballet production of Prokofiev's ballet. National Youth Theater. Sept. 5, 7 p.m.