One act ballet to music by Maurice Ravel
Premiere was held on the 24th of June 2015
The ballet Cleopatra is a story about a little-known period in the life of an Egyptian queen, when being attracted by power she begins to fight for the throne. N. Markelov’s Cleopatra is a spectacular show with great inner energy. Graceful and at the same time – magnificentpaintedcostumeswith rich embroidery, transforming props, Maurice Ravel’s music, and the original plasticity of a dance pattern create a magical and attractive space, through which the audience can immerse themselves in the era of ancient Egypt, where everything is unique and at the same time as old as the world.