WHAT: Bolshoi Ballet superstar Svetlana Zakharova brings her new triple bill “Amore” to Athens in a must-see performance for ballet-lovers.
A towering figure in 21st century ballet, Zakharova is as famous for her sublime interpretation of the great classical roles as for her embracement of contemporary choreography. With AMORE she has commissioned three world-renowned choreographers: Yuri Possokhov (San Francisco Ballet), Patrick de Bana (Vienna State Ballet) and Marguerite Donlon, to create work which allows her to experiment with classical and contemporary genres.
Tickets cost €35-100 euros (early bookings are recommended).
See Svetlana Zakharova in AMORE:
WHEN: October 24-25 at 8.30pm.
WHERE: Athens Concert Hall, 1 Kokkali & Vassilissis Sofias,
tel 210.728.2333, www.megaron.gr
Insider Weekly, October 25, 2017.