From 04 to 16 July 2016, Palais Garnier, the fine Parisian opera house, is host to three of the renowned American choreographer William Forsythe’s best ballets: Of Any If And, Approximate Sonata, and Creation.
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Opera Bastille opens to view a new show that brings to light two magnificent ballets Entre Chien et Loup by the brilliant choreographer Justin Peck and Brahms-Schönberg Quartet by the prominent choreographer who was awarded the Kennedy Center Honors in 1978, George Balanchine.
Claimed to be adapted from a scenario by the French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette’s, Aida was written in four acts by the Italian librettist Antonio Ghislanzoni. It was premiered at Cairo’s Khedivial Opera House in Cairo, Egypt, on December 24, 1871.
Originated from William Shakespeare’s renowned tragedy King Lear, Lear is written by the famous librettist, Claus H. Henneberg. It was performed for the first time on July 9th, 1978 at the National Theatre Munich, under the conduction of the German conductor Gerd Albrecht.
From March 19 until April 16, 2016, Opera Bastille welcomes the Russian and Soviet composer Sergei Prokofiev’s fine ballet, Romeo and Juliet, a ballet adapted from William Shakespeare’s tragic play of the same name and choreographed by the great choreographer, Rudolf Nureyev.