Alexei Ratmansky brings a fresh perspective to one of the oldest and greatest works of classical dance, giving the audience an opportunity to discover this famous ballet anew.
The young peasant girl Giselle dies when she learns that the man she loves, Albrecht, has betrayed her. Against her own will, she joins the Wilis, vengeful spirits of jilted brides who condemn Albrecht to dance until he dies of exhaustion. ‘Giselle’ touches upon great and universal romantic themes. In this brand-new production, renowned choreographer. Music - Adolphe Adam; Choreography - Alexei Ratmansky; Libretto - Théophile Gautier and Jean-Henry Saint-Georges. The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet. Live from Moscow. 150m (approx) inc interval
Tickets £17.50 (Friends/Students £15)
Sun 24 Jan 15:00 (Live)