Richmond Ballet & Richmond Symphony: 'Carmina Burana'Visit Website
presented by Richmond Ballet and Richmond Symphony with Richmond Symphony Chorus
Choreography by Ma Cong
Music by Oliver Davis
Choreography by John Butler
Music by Carl Orff
In an extraordinary co-presentation, Richmond Ballet and Richmond Symphony bring the iconic Carmina Burana to the Carpenter Theatre stage. Set to Carl Orff’s masterful choral score, John Butler’s Carmina Burana is one of the most popular works in the Richmond Ballet repertory. Witness the brazen strength and hypnotizing passion behind Butler’s choreography in this groundbreaking ballet of the 20th century.
Opening the program is the invigorating Thrive, Associate Artistic Director Ma Cong’s most recent work. This joyful ballet, set to music by modern British composer Oliver Davis, explores the depth and intensity of energetic human connections.
Tickets start at $25. Visit etix.com or call the Richmond Ballet Box Office at 804.344.0906 x224 open Monday-Friday 10am-5pm.