World premiere of the ballet Sylvia (choreography by Louis Mérante): 14 June 1876, Opéra de Paris, Paris
Premiere of Frederick Ashton’s version: 3 September 1952, Royal Opera House, London
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre (choreography by Frederick Ashton): 3 April 2014
Running time 2 hours 30 minutes
The performance has two intervals
The Mariinsky Theatre would like to express its gratitude to Mr Toshihiko Takahashi for his constant support of its ballet projects.