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Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain

A modern Opera adaptation by Charles Wuorinen based on Annie Proulx’s short sorty previously adaptated by Ang Lee for the Oscar-winning film Brokeback Mountain. Brokeback Mountain marks Wuorinen’s return to the opera stage with one of the major works of his career, equally ambitious in its beauty and momentous tragedy. Brokeback is the story of [...]

ILLUSIONS – LIKE SWAN LAKE

ILLUSIONS – LIKE SWAN LAKE

Created in 1976 by John Neumeier for the Hamburg Ballet “Illusions like Swan Lake” transposes the magic of Petipa and Ivanov ballet in the castles of Ludwig II of Bavaria. This sensitive king, obsessed by the swan symbolic, drowned himself in the lake of Berg Castle. Following this background, the American choreographer created relevant links [...]

GREAT BALLETS FROM THE BOLSHOI (DVD)

GREAT BALLETS FROM THE BOLSHOI (DVD)

Four famous productions from the Bolshoi Ballet HD Collection in an exceptional 4 Blu-ray set digistack: « Nutcracker», « Sleeping Beauty », « Giselle » et « Flames of Paris » by the greatest performers of the Bolshoi Ballet: Svetlana Zakharova, Natalia Osipova, Nina Kaptsova, Maria Allash, Svetlana Lunkina, David Hallberg, Artem Ovcharenko.

MARCO SPADA

MARCO SPADA

Performed in 1981 by Rudolf Nureyev and recently added to the Bolshoi’s repertoire, this rarely presented “swashbuckling” ballet, now sees its rebirth on the stage of the famed theatre. Re-created specifically for the Bolshoi by French choreographer Pierre Lacotte, “Marco Spada, or the Bandit’s Daughter” is a grandiose and unique ballet both on a technical [...]

Video release company specializing in classical music (Opera, ballet, concert and theatre play), Bel Air Classiques struggles to propose a very high levelled artistic material, in association with the greatest European Opera Houses as the Opera national de Paris, The Grand Theatre de Geneve, The Theatre des Champs Elysees, The Bolshoi Theatre, The Zurich Opera House, The Mariinsky Theatre or world reputed festivals like the Aix-en-Provence Festival.