The State Ballet Theatre of Russia’s Award-Winning Dancers Return to Atlanta’s Fox Theatre January 10 with Romeo & Juliet

ATLANTA, GA – Sept. 28, 2015 – The Fox Theatre presents The State Ballet Theatre of Russia’s production of Romeo & Juliet on Sunday, Jan. 10 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets, priced at $25.50, $40.50 and $55.50, are on sale now at, by calling 855-285-8499, or at the Fox Theatre Ticket Office. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more at (404) 881-2000.

Founded by legendary dancer and former principal dancer of The Bolshoi Theatre Ballet, Maya Plisetskaya, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents the most passionate romantic tragedy every told, described as “full of enchantment” by The New York Times.

Undoubtedly history’s most romantic and tragic story of the original star crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet lends itself beautifully to the language of ballet, from kinetic violence to the exquisite pain of young love, the warring Capulets and Montagues are brought to thrilling life through the choreography of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev Dance Company soloist Nikolay Anokhin.

This full-scale production is choreographed by Bolshoi Theatre Ballet Choreographer Michael Lavrovsky, and based on William Shakespeare’s timeless tale of tragic love. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents 55 of Russia’s brightest ballet stars to bring this celebration of true love onto the Fox Theatre’s stage.

Please contact Jim Ethridge at or 678-866-3572 for more information on The State Ballet Theatre of Russia – Romeo & Juliet in Atlanta.

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