Magnificent scenic effects and dramatic choreography have ensured the popularity of Petipa's exotic ballet Le Corsaire, a story of pirates and shipwreck, set on the Ionian coast. This production features Altynai Asylmuratova and Faroukh Ruzimatov who give exuberant and extroverted performances. "&the leading dancers were little short of sensational". THE STAGE Starring: Altynai Asylmuratova and Faroukh Ruzimatov, Conductor: Victor Fedotov.
DVD. 85 minutes. Color.