Charles Jude is always conscious of the dominating influence Rudolf Nureyev has had on his work to revisit the classical ballets. The story of Giselle is timeless, with such a simple structure that Charles Jude (like Nureyev with Romeo and Juliet) did not wish to transpose it. He therefore has kept the original historical context, but with a strictly contemporary choreography. Each character dances in a different choreographic style, fitting the specific personality of the role. Giselle intensifies the play of the actors, the mastery of the dancers; it is a luxuriant ballet, with a breathtaking technical complexity.
- Theatre Company
- Opéra National de Bordeaux
- Parental rating
- Parental rating information not available.
- 103 min
- Original language
- In theaters
- Category / Genre
- Jean Pecci, Luc de Tienda
- Charles Jude after Jean Corally and Jules Perrot
- Adolphe Adam
- Musical director
- Ermanno Florio
- Ballet of the Opera National de Bordeaux, Oxana Kucheruk, Igor Yebra, Alvaro Rodriguez Piñera, Marc Emmanuel Zanoli, Lolita Lequellec, Marie-Lys Navarro, Ludovic Dussarps
- Opéra de Bordeaux - France
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