VISALIA – Direct from Russia, the Moscow Festival Ballet, a company of 50 of the world’s finest dancers, brings Cinderella to the Visalia Fox Theatre!
A fairy godmother, an evil stepmother, a charming prince, and two wicked stepsisters all come to life on stage when Moscow Festival Ballet presents the classic rags-to-riches story of Cinderella. Set to Prokofiev’s exquisite score, this timeless ballet fosters belief of a world where fairy tales really do come true!
Moscow Festival Ballet was founded in 1989 by former Bolshoi Ballet star Sergei Radchenko, who appeared in principal roles alongside such legends as Maya Plitsetskaya and Maris Liepa. Radchenko sought to realize his vision of a company that would fuse the utmost classical elements of the illustrious Bolshoi and Maryinsky Ballet companies.
Moscow Festival Ballet will perform Cinderella at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 4 at the Visalia Fox Theatre, located at 300 Main Street in Visalia.
Tickets are $42 to $66 and can be purchased at ticketfly.com. There is also a section with reduced pricing to accommodate families. The cost is $15 for children under age 17 and $28 for accompanying adults.