Theater/Review: Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg – Up and Down (West Coast Premiere) #SCFTA

This is written by Carolina Gonzalez. We attended as media. All opinions are our own. ______________________ The West Coast Premiere of Boris Eifman’s Up and Down (performed by The Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg) was just here in Orange County, and it was the perfect date night. I grew up dancing to ballet, and it was a great way to introduce my favorite dance to my boyfriend as it was his first time. When Friday night arrived, we were so excited and could hardly wait to spend our evening at the Segerstrom Center of the Arts. Lyubov Andreyeva as Patient in Center – Eifman Ballet’s Up and Down Photo by … READ MORE >>

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg: Up and Down (West Coast Premiere) 6/5–6/7 @SegerstromArts #SCFTA

Disclosure: We will attend a performance as media. Dmitry Fisher as Buddy and Lyubov Andreyeva as Patient – Eifman Ballet’s Up and Down – Photo by Michael Khoury This week the Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg returns to Segerstrom Center of the Arts with it’s West Coast Premiere of Up and Down. With music from Alban Berg, Franz Schubert and George Gershwin, this ballet takes us on a journey into Sigmund Freud’s view of the unconscious mind through a rocky love story in the 1920’s and is destroyed by the deep psychological complications between a woman and man. This is the Eifman Ballet’s eighth visit to the Center. Lyubov Andreyeva … READ MORE >>