Don Quixote

Calgary / Sep 25 to Sep 27
Edmonton / Oct 03 to Oct 04
“Rapid-fire entertainment and nonstop dance”

- Chicago Tribune

Bullfights, windmills, and an unlikely hero – this classic tale is told in a majestic spectacle of explosive dance. Follow Don Quixote and his trusty squire Sancho Panza on a journey which has enchanted ballet fans, young and old, for centuries.

Based on an episode of Miguel Cervantes' literary masterpiece and originally created for the Bolshoi Ballet in 1869, it features a lively and vigorous symphonic score by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus.

Choreography: Ben Stevenson OBE
Assistant to the Choreographer: Anlin Li
Music: Leon Fyodorovich Minkus
Arranged By: John Lanchberry
Costume Designer: Judanna Lynn
Original Lighting Design: Christina R Giannelli
Set Designer: Thomas Boyd



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