Orphée & Eurydice

Jun-9-2012 Jul-9-2012

DANCE

Palais Garnier

Orphée & Eurydice

Jun

9

2012
Jul

9

2012

Ballet

from 09 June to 09 Jul 2012
PARIS - Palais Garnier

Place de l'Opéra - 75009 PARIS
Metro : Opéra
RER : Auber
SNCF : Gare Saint-Lazare
Bus : 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 31, 39, 42, 52, 53, 66, 68, 81

Ticket prices
10€, 25€, 45€, 70€, 115€, 140€, 180€
Booking on : http://www.operadeparis.fr

Orphée et Eurydice brings flesh and blood to Gluck’s score and creates a permanent dialogue between song and dance dividing each of the main roles in two. Beyond the mythological tale itself, the ballet evokes the fragility of the human condition and plunges into painful introspection.


Christoph Willibald Gluck Music
Pina Bausch Choreography and staging
Rolf Borzik Sets, costumes and lighting
Etoiles, Premiers Danseurs and Corps de Ballet Balthasar-Neumann Ensemble & Chor Thomas Hengelbrock
Thomas Hengelbrock (4, 6, 11, 15, 16 feb.) Conductor
Manlio Benzi (8, 9, 12, 14 feb.) Conductor

Maria Riccarda Wesseling Orphée
Yun Jung Choi Eurydice
Zoe Nicolaidou L’Amour