Le Corsaire. The performance employs music by composers C.Pugni, R.Drigo and others, as well as dancing episodes by J.Perro, K.Sergeev, V.Chabukiani and others. “Le Corsaire” is one of the classical heritage ballets and it has remained in repertory of many theatres for more than 150 years. For the first time it was performed on the stage of ...
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Le Corsaire Choreography by Konstantin Sergeyev and Marius Petipa Staging by Anna-Marie Holmes Music by Adolphe Adam, Césare Pugni, Léo Delibes, Riccardo Drigo and Prince Oldenbourg Libretto by Jules-Henri de Saint-Georges and Joseph Mazilier Based on The Corsaire (1814) by Lord Byron Scenery and Costumes by Irina Tibilova
18/10/2018 · The pirate adventure, Le Corsaire,is as much about friendship as it is about rescuing damsels in distress. If the female lead Medora has Gulnara by her side, the beloved pirate Conrad has his faithful servant Ali when embarking on their various escapades.
No expense was spared to mount the first production of ‘Le Corsaire’ at the Théâtre Impérial de l’Opéra in Paris early in 1856. Soon finding a permanent home in the Imperial Ballet of St. Petersburg thanks to the choreography of Marius Petipa, this full-length ballet quickly became an established classic of the genre. Audiences have […]
Le Corsaire is a vibrant and breathtaking production reworked by Alexei Ratmansky, with cinematic sets and a shipwreck, loosely based on Byron’s poem One of Bolshoi’s most lavish productions follows the story of a dashing pirate who rescues a beautiful girl from a slave trader.
10/01/2020 · London Coliseum January 9, 2020. David Mead. The big ballet classics are not exactly renowned for strong plots but Le Corsaire is sillier than most. Based on the Lord Byron poem, it involves swaggering pirates, a fat pasha (for a stereotype to beat all sterotypes look no further), girls trafficked for sex, a rose imbued with a sleeping potion, kidnaps, rescues, deception and betrayal.