Firebird & Afterite
Russian native Alexei Ratmansky, and choreographer Wayne McGregor share the stage for an evening of enchanting choreography and intoxicating scores.
Former ballet dancer, Alexei Ratmansky, is the current Artist in Residence for the American Ballet Theatre, and invites you to witness his breathtaking choreography in Firebird; a magical tale which features a legendary creature who aids two noble lovers, as they try and overcome an evil sorcerer. This incredible piece is set to Igor Stravinsky's score.
One of the most well know choreographers of the 21st century, Wayne McGregor, embarks on his first piece of choreography for American Ballet Theatre. Afterite showcases McGregor's unique style and movement, making him the perfect candidate for the ABT stage.