Tribute to Jerome Robbins at Paris Opera

Author: Telmondis Distribution

Celebration of the 100th birthday of Jerome Robbins.

  • Palais Garnier | Copyright: © Christian Leiber / Opéra national de Paris

    Palais Garnier © Christian Leiber / Opéra national de Paris

Jerome Robbins considered the Paris Opera Ballet as his second home after the New York City Ballet. This production in his honour brings together works displaying the infinite diversity of his sources of inspiration and his genius on stage. Be it in the energy of the large-scale Glass Pieces or the intimate sweetness of Afternoon of a Faun and A Suite of Dances, there emerges that rare capacity to make bodies follow the flow in a living comprehension of music. As the celebrated ballet Fancy Free, a veritable theatrical portrait of an era, enters the repertoire, Robbins reveals another facet of his talent.

Afternoon of a Faun, Music by Claude Debussy
A Suite of Dances, Music by Johann Sebastian Bach
Fancy Free, Music by Leonard Bernstein
Glass Pieces, Music by Philip Glass

Conducted by Valery Ovsyanikov
with the Étoiles, Premiers Danseurs and Corps de Ballet, Paris Opera Orchestra

English title Tribute to Jerome Robbins
Original title Hommage à Jerome Robbins
Genre Dance
Recording location Palais Garnier, Paris Opera
Recording date 6 and 8 November 2018
Production year 2018
Duration 90'
Video format HD
Production Company Telmondis
Co-Production Company Opéra national de Paris, Mezzo, France Télévisions, TF1
Producer Antoine Perset, Denis Morlière, Laurent Métivier
Director Vincent Bataillon
Distribution TV Telmondis Distribution
Choreography by Jerome Robbins
Dance Company Paris Opera Ballet
Conductor Valery Ovsyanikov
Orchestra / Band Paris Opera Orchestra



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