Nearly half of Giselle is made up of action and pantomime scenes. If you're curious about what they're actually saying, here are some subtitles.
Featuring photos by Angela Sterling.
Featuring Principal dancer, Lucien Postlewaite as Albrecht in Act II of Giselle.
Principal dancer Carla Körbes talks about her experience in preparing for her first performance of Giselle.
Behind-the-scenes rehearsal footage and personal insight from Principal dancer, Karel Cruz.
PNB unveils Giselle, a world premiere staging of ballet's great romantic tragedy.
PNB is re-staging Giselle using newly-discovered manuscripts combined with the original notations from the 19th century.
Digital Illustrator, Ben Kerns, gives us an inside look into the process of creating the Giselle poster.
PNB is reviving two scenes from the second act of Giselle that are often omitted in modern performances.
Behind the scenes of the photoshoot for our world premiere of Giselle.
Unveiling Peter Boal's new staging, PNB's Giselle marks a major World Premiere.
Excerpts from the Works & Process presentation at the Guggenheim: Giselle revisited. Full recording at www.ustream.tv
On January 9, the sold-out lecture-demonstration "Pacific Northwest BalletGiselle Revisited," a Works & Process program at the Guggenheim in New York City, was streamed live. In the program, PNB dancers performed excerpts from Peter Boal's new staging of Giselle (premiering June 2011) and Boal discussed the production with dance scholars Doug Fullington and Marian Smith.
The 80-minute program is available for viewing online: Pacific Northwest BalletGiselle Revisited