Orlando Ballet brings back their take on ‘Moulin Rouge’ at the Dr. Phillips Center for a long weekend | Things to Do | Orlando

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‘Moulin Rouge: The Ballet’ opens Thursday at Steinmetz Corridor

The Orlando Ballet brings a style of bombastic Parisian nightlife to the Town Beautiful with their generation of Jordan Morris’ Moulin Rouge: The Ballet.

This take on Moulin Rouge is a dazzling two-act efficiency whole of high kicks, swirling skirts and radiant lights, all summoning up the spirit of the famed cabaret. The plot follows the troubled marriage amongst two young lovebirds attempting to make a title for on their own in 19th-century Paris, and it’s a high-electrical power practical experience you should not miss out on.

This ballet was staged in Orlando back again in 2020, and swiftly became a single of Orlando Ballet’s most well-liked productions, and this new choose may even vault that large bar of expectation.

This Moulin restores 40 pandemic-trimmed minutes to the clearly show, providing audiences even additional time in this bohemian earth. The displays options a unique general performance from Opera Orlando’s Raphaella Medina singing “La Vie En Rose,” a great pairing (specially so in close proximity to Valentine’s Day).

Thursday-Sunday, Feb. 9-12, Steinmetz Hall, Dr. Phillips Centre for the Carrying out Arts, 445 S. Magnolia Ave., drphillipscenter.org, $29- $129.

Event Specifics

“Moulin Rouge, The Ballet”

Thu., Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m., Fri., Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m., Sat., Feb. 11, 2 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 12, 2 p.m.