14 December - 15 January
Barbican theatre, Silk Street London EC2Y 8DS
Following its sold-out season earlier this year, Complicite’s latest production returns to the Barbican for a limited run >>>
15 March – 7 April, Barbican Centre
Simon McBurney's award-winning company Complicite returns to the Barbican in London with a new adaptation of this classic Soviet satire, following the success of their previous productions, Shun-kin and A Disappearing Number.
7 October, Barbican
Mezzo soprano Olga Borodina and pianist Dmitri Efimov perform works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Balakirev, Cui, Borodin and Mussorgsky.
23 & 24 March, 12 & 15 May
The London Symphony Orchestra performs a cycle of Tchaikovsky symphonies, conducted by the great Valery Gergiev. 20% discount available to all Academia Rossica contacts.
Friday 17 December, 7pm
Stravinsky Dumbarton Oaks, Marc-André Dalbavie Oboe Concerto, performed by Sergei Orgrintchouk and Prokofiev Symphony No. 6 in E flat minor at the Barbican.
31 January and 1 February 2009
In January 2009 Barbican is delighted to present two special performances of the Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus of the Mariinsky Theatre directed by Valery Gergiev, a general director and artistic director of the Mariinsky Theatre, principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra and the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and principal guest conductor of the Metropolitan Opera.