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Gogolcenter.comNeurasthenia: Ivan Yestegneyev and Yevgeny Kulagin's contemporary dance staging. Dialogue Dance Company production. Gogol Center small stage. Thursday, March 6, at 8:30 p.m.

Dance Addresses

Thursday The 6th

FESTIVAL Golden Mask: Mayerling: Kenneth MacMillan's neoclassical ballet based on the Mayerling Incident — the series of events leading to the apparent murder-suicide of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and his lover Baroness Mary Vetsera. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

NEW Neurasthenia: Ivan Yestegneyev and Yevgeny Kulagin's contemporary dance staging. Dialogue Dance Company production. Gogol Center small stage. 8:30 p.m.

Friday The 7th

FESTIVAL Golden Mask: Mayerling (see Thurs. listing). Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

NEW Neurasthenia (see Thurs. listing). Gogol Center small stage. 8:30 p.m.

Swan Lake (Lebedinoye Ozero): Yury Grigorovich applies psychology to his revival of Tchaikovsky's ballet. Bolshoi Theater Main Stage. 7 p.m.

Violin Concerto (Kontsert Dlya Skripki s Orkestrom): Paul Mejia's ballet to music by Tchaikovsky. Followed by a classical ballet concert. Moskva Ballet Production. Moskvich Cultural Center. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 8th

NEW Neurasthenia (see Thurs. listing). Gogol Center small stage. 8:30 p.m.

Swan Lake (see Fri. listing). Bolshoi Theater Main Stage. Noon and 7 p.m.

Sunday The 9th

NEW Neurasthenia (see Thurs. listing). Gogol Center small stage. 8:30 p.m.

Sherlock Holmes: contemporary dance detective show set to Irish folk music, compositions by Handel and Schubert. Choreography by Yelena Bogdanovich. Natalya Sats Children's Musical Theater. 1 and 5 p.m.

Swan Lake (see Fri. listing). Bolshoi Theater Main Stage. 2 p.m.

Monday The 10th

Igor Moiseyev Folk Dance Ensemble in concert. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

La Esmeralda: This ballet by Pugni is a tragic love story based on Hugo's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame," showing the hopeless love of Quasimodo for the Gypsy girl Esmeralda. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 11th

Igor Moiseyev Folk Dance Ensemble in concert. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Sailors and Whores (Moryaki i Shlyukhi): Oleg Glushkov's contemporary dance staging. Fomenko Studio New Stage. March 13, 7 p.m.

NEW La Bayadere (Bayaderka): a ballet by Minkus based on an old Indian legend about God's retribution for betrayed love. Choreography by Marius Petipa, redaction by Natalya Makarova. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. March 14 at 7 p.m., March 15 at noon and 7 p.m.

Le Corsaire: Adolphe Adam and Leo Delibes' ballet based on Byron's poetic love story about a pirate captain and his beautiful young captive. Yury Grigorovich's staging for the Kremlin Ballet. Kremlin Palace. March 14, 7 p.m.

Giselle: Adolphe Adam's ballet. Kremlin Ballet production. Kremlin Palace. March 15, 2 p.m.

Ruslan and Lyudmila: a folkloric ballet based on Mikhail Glinka's operatic treatment of Pushkin's poem. A young man must employ magic to rescue his beloved from the clutches of an evil dwarf. Kremlin Ballet production. Kremlin Palace. March 16, 2 p.m.

Sleeping Beauty (Spyashchaya Krasavitsa): Tchaikovsky's ballet based on the fairy tale about an enchanted princess who is awakened by a prince's kiss. Choreography by Marius Petipa, editing by Andrei Petrov. Kremlin Ballet production. Kremlin Palace. March 17, 7 p.m.

NEW Lysistrata: Olga Petrova's ballet based on Aristophanes' comedy about the women of Greece going on a "sex strike" to force their men to end a war. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet and Novaya Opera joint production. Kremlin Palace. March 18, 7 p.m.