Sergei Polunin: Up, Close and Personal

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Sergei Polunin: Up, Close and Personal


The ballet superstar Sergei Polunin, considered the most talented dancer of his generation, comes to Romania for the first time, at the Transilvania IFF 2021. His admirers will have the chance to see him dancing in the spectacular setting of Bánffy Castle in Bonțida, where he will be the protagonist of an exceptional show.

Sergei Polunin Up, Close and Personal will begin with Bolero, a performance in which Ravel's masterpiece acquires new dimensions through the movements of the famous dancer, amplified by the visual effects made by Teun van der Zalm. Ross Freddie Ray signs the concept and choreography of the show. The evening will continue with Sacré, based on The Rite of Spring, by Igor Stravinsky, and inspired by Vaslav Nijinsky’s style, in the choreographic vision of the Japanese artist Yuka Oishi.

After the show, Sergei Polunin will have a Q&A session with the public.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: In accordance with the regulations in force and taking into account the number of seats at the event on July 29, at Bánffy Castle in Bonțida, acces will only be granted to those vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2 virus, which have completed the immunization schedule 10 days prior to the event; to those who present a negative result of an RT-PCR test no older than 72 hours before the start of the event; and to those who present the negative result certified by a medical unit of a rapid antigen test carried out not longer than 24 hours before the start of the event.

The documents required for access are: the vaccination certificate or the negative result of an RT-PCR or antigen test (on paper or by telephone) and an identity document.

At this moment, we do not have any future performances scheduled.

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