The Royal Ballet’s Mayerling screens in major movie theatres across the United States November 13. Before catching it on the big screen, watch clips from the captured performance, featuring Principal Dancers Steven McRae and Sarah Lamb.
The screening of the Kenneth MacMillan-choreographed piece is the latest in the Royal Opera House’s Cinema Series, which offers filmed presentations of opera and ballet performances from London’s Covent Garden.
The 1978 ballet, based on the true story of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (McRae) and his ill-fated affair with the Baroness Mary Vetsera (Lamb). The company also includes Laura Morera, Nehemiah Kish, Kristen McNally, Gary Avis, Meaghan Grace Hinkis, Mayara Magri, and James Hay.
For screening information and tickets, visit ROHCinemaTickets.com.