Bolshoi Ballet to perform at NY venue in '14 - FOX 29 News Philadelphia | WTXF-TV

Bolshoi Ballet to perform at NY venue in '14

Posted: Updated:

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - Russia's Bolshoi Ballet will perform next year at the upstate New York amphitheater where the New York City Ballet has seen its annual summer residency reduced from three weeks to one week.

Local media report the Saratoga Performing Arts Center announced Thursday that the Moscow-based dance troupe will stage four performances of "Don Quixote" from July 30 to Aug. 1.

The venue in Saratoga Springs is one of three U.S. locations on Bolshoi's 2014 schedule. One of the others is the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. The third hasn't been announced.

SPAC is the longtime summer home of the New York City Ballet. The troupe's Saratoga residency was only one week this past summer, down from the traditional three-week stay, because of rising costs. It's also performing for one week next summer.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Alec Baldwin gets in trouble with cops, again

    Alec Baldwin gets in trouble with cops, again

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:57:05 GMT
    Actor Alec Baldwin has lost his cool ...again. This time it happened in The Hamptons. Video has surfaced showing Baldwin with his family yelling at a police officer after a confrontation with a photographer on Sunday
    Actor Alec Baldwin has lost his cool ...again. This time it happened in The Hamptons. Video has surfaced showing Baldwin with his family yelling at a police officer after a confrontation with a photographer on Sunday
  • FBI, Apple investigating nude celebrity photo leaks

    FBI, Apple investigating nude celebrity photo leaks

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:37 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:37:51 GMT
    Jennifer Lawrence has contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of the Oscar winner online, a publicist for the actress said. Intimate images of the actress, who stars in "The Hunger Games" film franchise and won an Academy Award for her role in "Silver Linings Playbook," began appearing online on Sunday.
    Jennifer Lawrence has contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of the Oscar winner online, a publicist for the actress said. Intimate images of the actress, who stars in "The Hunger Games" film franchise and won an Academy Award for her role in "Silver Linings Playbook," began appearing online on Sunday.
  • Celebrity chef Todd English charged with DWI in NY

    Celebrity chef Todd English charged with DWI in NY

    Sunday, August 31 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:17:03 GMT
    Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
    Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
Powered by WorldNow

WTXF-TV
330 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2796

Phone: (215) 925-2929
Fax: (215) 982-5494

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices