Choreography by Alexei Ratmansky – Music by Adolphe Adam – 2 hr 30 min
Starring the Bolshoi Principals, Soloists, and Corps de Ballet
General Public: $20, BMFI Members: $18, Students with ID: $10
Seduced and betrayed by the duplicitous nobleman Albrecht, peasant girl Giselle dies of a broken heart. After death, her spirit joins the Wilis, a band of jilted ghosts determined to seek vengeance from beyond the grave. Acclaimed choreographer Alexei Ratmansky brings new perspective to this masterpiece of romantic ballet.