Raymonda, is happily betrothed to the knight of Jean de Brienne, who is currently aiding the King Andrei II. Jean is supposed to make an appearance at Raymonda's birthday, but runs late, making her sad and dreaming of the two dancing together. Meanwhile, another man is entranced by Raymonda's beauty and wishes to make her his by abducting her until Jean comes in to save his bride to be. This ballet is in three act with music by Glazunov and choreography by Yuri Grigorovich.
It is broadcasted from the Bolshoi Ballet, Moscow.