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Giselle (The Royal Ballet)

Overview

The Royal Ballet mounted this 2006 stage production (by Peter Wright) of composer Adolphe Adam's ballet Giselle, with Alina Cojucaru, Johan Kobborg, Marianela Nuñez and Martin Harvey as the principal dancers. Marius Petipa did the choreography; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House lends added musical accompaniment.
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Overview

The Royal Ballet mounted this 2006 stage production (by Peter Wright) of composer Adolphe Adam's ballet Giselle, with Alina Cojucaru, Johan Kobborg, Marianela Nuñez and Martin Harvey as the principal dancers. Marius Petipa did the choreography; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House lends added musical accompaniment.
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Special Features

Illustrated synopsis; Cast gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/28/2008
  • UPC: 809478009931
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Source: Bbc / Opus Arte
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:52:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 30,535

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Alina Cojocaru Giselle
Johan Kobborg Count Albrecht
Marianela Nuñez Myrtha
Martin Harvey Hilarion
Sandra Conley Berthe
David Drew Duke of Courland
Genesia Rosato Bathilde
Richard Ramsey Wilfred
Alastair Marrion Leader of the Hunt
Deidre Chapman Moyna
Isabel McMeekan Zulme
Boris Gruzin Conductor
Technical Credits
Ross MacGibbon Director, Executive Producer
Adolphe Adam Score Composer
Jean Coralli Choreography
Joseph Horovitz Score Composer
Andy King-Dabbs Producer
Jules Perrot Choreography
Marius Petipa Choreography
Hans Petri Executive Producer
Peter Wright Choreography, Producer
Peter Wright Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Giselle
1. Opening Credits [:40]
2. Introduction [1:47]
3. Scène Première [1:10]
4. Entrée d'Albrecht [1:22]
5. Entrée de Giselle [1:35]
6. Scène d'Amour [4:06]
7. Retour de la Vendangeurs et Valse [4:10]
8. Pas de Deux [2:12]
9. Le Récit de Berthe [2:29]
10. Marche des Vignerons [2:45]
11. Polacca [1:02]
12. Andante [2:13]
13. Pesante [:54]
14. Variation [1:56]
15. Allegretto Pesante [1:00]
16. Valse [2:47]
17. Le Chasse Royale et Scène [5:44]
18. Pas Seul [2:10]
19. Scène Dansante [1:50]
20. Scène d'Hilarion [:43]
21. Galop Générale [1:31]
22. Allegro un Peu Louré [1:45]
23. Grand Scène Dramatique: La Folie et la Mort [8:25]
24. Introduction et Scène [:26]
25. Apparition de Myrthe et Évocation Magique [3:31]
26. Entrée des Wilis [7:00]
27. Apparition de Giselle [7:51]
28. Entrée de Prince et Apparition de Giselle [2:43]
29. Entrée d'Hilarion, Scène et Fugue des Wilis [8:00]
30. Grand Pas de Deux - Adage [4:15]
31. Grand Pas de Deux - Andantino [4:36]
32. Grand Pas de Deux - Andante [2:08]
33. Grand Pas de Deux - Andante Moderato [1:00]
34. Grand Pas de Deux - Valse [1:28]
35. Scène Finale - Ensemble des Wilis [2:06]
36. Scène Finale - Lever du Soleil [:49]
37. Curtain Calls [3:32]
38. End Credits [3:20]
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