The Bolshoi Ballet
Name: Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus
Original title: Khachaturian: Spartacus
Directed by: Ross MacGibbon
Conductor: Pavel Klinichev
Artist: Carlos Acosta (Spartacus), Nina Kaptsova (Phrygia), Alexander Volchkov (Crassus), Maria Allash (Aegina), The Bolshoi Ballet & Orchestre Colonne
Following sensational performances in Moscow and London in 2007, the Bolshoi's production was re-staged and filmed in January 2008 in the Paris Opera's Palais Garnier, especially for Carlos Acosta. Carlos Acosta is one of the greatest male dancers of our time and has danced with all the major ballet companies of the world including American Ballet Theatre, Royal Ballet, Houston Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet With an image up to six times sharper than conventional DVD and superior high-definition sound, Blu-Ray lets you watch opera and ballet performances from the front row of the theater. Experience every detail, no matter how small, in the highest quality possible. With five times the memory of standard DVDs, Blu-Ray is a completely new way to experience the theater at home.
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