Shipwrecks, pirates and romance are the story of Le Corsaire! This February 11-12, be certain to witness this wonder of balletic storytelling as the Metropolitan Ballet presents this time honored tale of romance on the high seas. With choreography by Petipa and music by Adolphe Adam, Delibes and Cesare Pugni, the production is directed by Erik Sanborn with staging by Tatiana Berenova.
Le Corsaire stars Carlos Hidalgo and Tatiana Berenova, with Natsuko Oshima, a company trainee with Metropolitan who won the 2012 World Ballet Competition.
Showtimes are Feb 11, at 7:30 p.m. and Feb 12 at 3 p.m. at Hopkins Senior High School Auditorium, 2400 Lindbergh Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305.
Tickets are $15 to $39 with discounts available for students and seniors. Order by phone at 866-811-4111 or online at www.metroballet.org.