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GISELLE…Ballet’s Great Tragedy

The History ~ Since its premiere in 1841, Giselle has become one of the most popular ballets of all time and is considered ballet’s great tragedy. Giselle represents the greatest achievement of ballet’s Romantic era. After it fell out of repertory at the Paris Opera, it returned to the West via Russia and […]

2011-04-01T21:57:00-07:00April 1st, 2011|Categories: Performances, Tell the Tale|Tags: , , |Comments Off on GISELLE…Ballet’s Great Tragedy

Fun Facts about PNB’s Cinderella

Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Cinderella premiered in May, 1994 and the Company has toured the production to California, Arizona, and Edmonton and Calgary, Canada. It was last performed in Seattle in 2002 at the Mercer Arts Arena.

PNB Founding Artistic Director and Choreographer Kent Stowell began work on Cinderella in […]

2011-01-20T21:46:00-08:00January 20th, 2011|Categories: Performances, Tell the Tale|Tags: , |1 Comment
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