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Success E n t er tainm en t
Always eager to awash Miami in well-choreographed culture, Miami City Ballet premieres another
fantastical show this February.
TEXT BY RYAN JARRELL
SKETCH BY JEROME KAPLAN
PHOTOS BY DANIEL AZOULAY & SASHA IZILIAEV
Hot on the heels of their seminal, seasonal The Nutcracker, Miami City Ballet is offering yet another fanciful fête for the tail-end
of the winter season. Running Feb. 10-Mar. 12, the world premiere of Igor Stravinsky’s The Fairy’s Kiss as envisioned by master
choreographer Alexei Ratmansky is sure to be another crowd-pleaser from this celebrated company. Headlining a triple-bill
including George Balanchine’s Walpurgisnacht Ballet and Tony Award-winning choreographer Christopher Wheeldon’s Polyphonia,
the Tchaikovsky-inflected score of Stravinsky’s masterpiece is well-complemented by set and costume design from world-renowned
scenographer Jerome Kaplan. With such a star-studded cast and crew attached, it’s hard to believe tickets start at just $20;