Giselle • Teatro alla Scala
Ballet Giselle at Teatro alla Scala from July 9 to 16, 2022
The romantic ballet Giselle has been enchanting audiences for generations. Soft music and enchanting dance performances let the senses vibrate. The perfect evening for lovers and to confirm a long love.
Giselle is one of the most played classical ballets in the world, it is very difficult to dance.
Since its premiere in 1841 in Paris, Giselle has immediately become an unqualified triumph and is popular in all parts of the world.
The ballet Giselle is performed in two acts and is considered a masterpiece of classical ballet performances.
The tragic-romantic story tells of a beautiful young peasant girl. She fell unhappily in love with the deceitful nobleman Albrecht. When the betrayal comes to light, the tender Giselle breaks the heart and she dies of pain.
The spirits of the unhappily in love and betrayed virgins, the Wilis, take revenge on the men in the night. Myrtha, the Queen of the Wilis, also calls Giselle to take revenge on Albrecht. Giselle still loves Albrecht and saves him from the Wilis in a dramatic atmosphere.
The inspiration for the ballet comes from a poem by Victor Hugo and from the Wilis in De l'Allemagne by Heinrich Heine.
The music was composed by the opera and ballet composer Adolphe Adam.
Experience our music trip to Milan with the ballet Giselle danced by the Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company to the choreography of Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot. Production of Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company and Orchestra.
Music trip to Milan for 3 days / 2 nights with an exclusive program. The highlight is the ballet Giselle at the famous Teatro alla Scala on the second evening to experience a magnificent performance in a world-famous environment with global stars.