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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 [...]

Il Trovatore

Il Trovatore

After the success of Rigoletto, Verdi called on librettist Salvadore Cammarano in 1851 for his new opera Il Trovatore, based on the eponymous play by Spanish playwright Antonio García Gutiérrez. Verdi takes us to 15th century northern Spain to witness the tragic destiny of those under the control of the gypsy Azucena, who seeks to [...]

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.