Carmina Burana

When: Fri., Oct. 31, 7 p.m., Sat., Nov. 1, 2 & 7 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 2, 2 p.m. 2014

The Richmond Ballet and the Virginia Symphony Chorus production of the choral and theatrical work based on a collection of 13th-century songs unearthed in a Bavarian monastery originally choreographed in 1959 for the New York City Opera by John Butler. With opening performances of "Mozartiana" by George Balanchine and "Danse Macabre" by Stoner Winslett.