Spice Up Your Cincinnati Date Night with Don Quixote’s Ballet

January 25th, 2024

Looking for a unique experience to elevate your Cincinnati date night this February? Look no further than Cincinnati Ballet’s upcoming production of Don Quixote at the Cincinnati Music Hall. This captivating romantic comedy ballet is not only a perfect Valentine’s Day activity but a perfect introduction to ballet.

A Romantic Escape for All Ages

Set against the backdrop of the Spanish countryside, Don Quixote promises a high-energy, visually stunning performance that’s perfect for all ages. Cincinnati Ballet’s Don Quixote offers a captivating experience for both seasoned ballet enthusiasts and first-time attendees alike. With its whimsical narrative and mesmerizing choreography, this performance guarantees a memorable evening for everyone.

A Unique Cincinnati Date Night Experience

Love in motion takes on a whole new meaning as you witness Don Quixote’s quest for love unfold on stage. The story of Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight, and his quest for the lady of his dreams becomes intertwined with the romantic tale of Kitri and Basilio. The result is a charming and humorous ballet that promises laughter, love, and a touch of adventure.

This ballet is a delightful adaptation of Cervantes’ epic novel, offering a condensed yet charming version of the original story. Choreographed by Anna-Marie Holmes after Marius Petipa and set to the lively music of Ludwig Minkus arranged by Ramona Pansegrau, Don Quixote is a must-see for any couple looking for a unique and romantic date night experience.

Melissa Gelfin De-Poli for Don Quixote
Melissa Gelfin De-Poli | Photography: Rachel Neville

travel to Spain without leaving Cincinnati

In Cincinnati Ballet’s upcoming production of Don Quixote, we bring a slice of the vibrant Spanish culture to you. This ballet masterpiece, set against the sun-drenched landscapes of the Spanish countryside, weaves a colorful narrative that beautifully showcases the essence of Spanish culture.

From the rhythms of flamenco to the wild energy of castanets, every movement sweeps you off your feet and takes you to a world of passion and romance. So, grab your partner’s hand and join us as we celebrate the rich culture of Spain through dance, music, and storytelling.

A Valentine’s Day Event filled with Roses, Romance, and Ballet

Whether you’re celebrating with a special someone, planning a memorable date night, or enjoying the freedom of being single, this romantic ballet story promises a fiesta of love, laughter, and adventure!

Ready to turn up the romance? Picture this: You and your special someone, lost in the exciting world of Don Quixote, right in the heart of the majestic Cincinnati Music Hall. But wait, there’s more! The air is filled with soul-stirring melodies from the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, LIVE! Now doesn’t that sound like the perfect recipe for a date night sprinkled with a dash of wit, a dollop of charm, and a whole lot of love?

Trust us, it’s not just a date night, it’s an unforgettable experience! Surprise your loved one with tickets to ‘Don Quixote’ and spice up your date night this Valentine’s Day. And if you’re single, gather your friends and make it a girls’ or guys’ night out filled with laughter, fun, and of course, ballet.

Rafael Quenedit and Melissa Gelfin De-Poli for Don Quixote
Melissa Gelfin De-Poli and Rafael Quenedit | Photography: Rachel Neville

See Don Quixote this Feb. 16-25

So, what are you waiting for? For just $29, you can transport yourself to sunny Spain, right from the comfort of the Cincinnati Music Hall! It’s more affordable than a round-trip flight to Spain and guarantees a whirlwind of romance, humor, and excitement. Now, isn’t that a steal?! Get your tickets now and bring on the fiesta this Valentine’s Day!

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