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Giselle

October 21-23, 2022
Bayou Theater | University of Houston - Clear Lake

Giselle - a beautifully, haunting ballet. A story of love, betrayal and broken hearts. 

 

Giselle, a beautiful young peasant girl who falls for the flirtations of the deceitful and disguised nobleman Albrecht. When the ruse is revealed, the fragile Giselle dies of a broken heart, and Albrecht must face otherworldly consequences.

 

This two-act ballet is one you will not want to miss. Suitable for all ages and will include a 15-minute intermission. 

 

First premiered in Paris, France in 1841. Original choreography by Jean Coralli & Jules Perrot. Music by Adolphe Adam. 

 

Staging by Nelson Madrigal, Artistic Director.