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The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle

  • Waterville Opera House 1 Common Street Waterville, ME, 04901 United States (map)

THIS IS AN ENCORE BROADCAST FROM THE BOLSHOI BALLET IN MOSCOW.

Written by: Adophe Adam
Choreography by: Alexei Ratmansky
Approximate Running Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes (intermissions TBA)

The young peasant girl, Giselle, dies of a broken heart 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.

In this brand-new production of Giselle, world renowned choreographer 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 iconic ballet anew.

Tickets: $15 - $18
Prices include per ticket handling fees.

Earlier Event: March 14
The Met: Der Fliegende Holländer
Later Event: March 29
The Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet