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 EARLY SALE FOR AMIGOS DEL REAL: FROM 2 NOVEMBER 2018
 EARLY SALE FOR SUBSCRIBERS: FROM 7 NOVEMBER 2018
GENERAL PUBLIC: FROM 12 NOVEMBER 2018

Information

The stars of the Ballet de l’Opéra national de Paris come to the Teatro Real with a spectacular programme in four parts, a musical journey through time and space, comprising a range of emotions, from the most introverted of worlds to the most dynamic of expressions. More than three centuries of history endorse one of the greatest repertory ballet companies, which today remain faithful to its double vocation of transmitting the beginnings as well as the latest trends in ballet.

Essentials

BALLET DE L'OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS

Conductor: Maxime Pascal

Principal Orchestra of the Teatro Real
(Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid)


AFTERNOON OF A FAUN
Music by Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
(Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, symphonic poem after the work by Stéphane Mallarmé).
Additiona music by Nitin Sawhney (1964)

Choreographer: Jerome Robbins
Set and light design: Jean Rosenthal
Costumes: Irene Sharaff

SONATINE
Music by Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

Choreographer: George Balanchine

A SUITE OF DANCES
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
(Preludio y giga de la Suite para violonchelo nº1 en Sol mayor, BWV 1007; Sarabande de la Suite para violonchelo nº 5 en do menor, BWV 1011; preludio de la Suite para violonchelo nº 6 en Re mayor, BWV 1012).

Choreographer: Jerome Robbins
Costumes: Santo Loquasto
Light design: Jennifer Tipton

3 GNOSSIENNES
Music by Erik Satie (1866-1925)
(Gnossiennes nº 1, 2, 3)

Choreographer: Hans van Manen
Costumes: Joop Stokvis y Hans van Manen
Light design: Jan Hofstra

RUBIS
Music by Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
(Capriccio for piano and orchestra)

Choreographer: George Balanchine
Set and costume design: Christian Lacroix
Light design: Jennifer Tipton
 

Starting Point

More than three centuries of history endorse one of the great Ballet repertory companies which even today remains faithful to its double vocation of transmission and openness for new creations. This season they return to the Teatro Real to present a four part program which travels musically through time and geography to offer us an extensive emotional panorama, encompassing everything between the most introvert universe to the most dynamic expression.

Performance Dates

  • 21 JAN (M) 20:00h
    Turn Première
  • 23 JAN (W) 20:00h
    Turn A
  • 24 JAN (T) 20:00h
    Turn B
  • 26 JAN (S) 17:00h
    Turn C
  • 26 JAN (S) 21:30h
    Abono Selección I
  • Place: Main Auditorium