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Composer: Adam, Adolphe (1803-1856)

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Year of birth1803
Year of death1856
May 2019
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Yen Han (Giselle) © Carlos Quezada
Adam: Giselle
Jean Coralli; Jules Perrot; Patrice Bart; Ballett Zürich; Zurich Junior Ballet; Paul Connelly; Luisa Spinatelli; Philharmonia Zürich

BudapestGiselle / Messa di Gloria / Le Villi

Giselle / Messa di Gloria / Le Villi
Puccini, Adam
Leonid Lavrovsky; Hungarian National Ballet; Attila Csikós; Nelly Vágó; Hungarian State Opera Orchestra; Hungarian Radio Choir

LondonGrand Christmas Classics

© Victoria Cadisch
Adam, Darke, Rutter, Schubert, Bach, Traditional
Philharmonia Orchestra; David Hill; Mary Bevan; The Bach Choir


Adam: Giselle
Marius Petipa; Rachel Beaujean; Ricardo Bustamante; Dutch National Ballet; Boris Gruzin; Dutch Ballet Orchestra

SydneyThe Australian Ballet: Giselle

Adam: Giselle
Marius Petipa; Jean Coralli; Australian Ballet
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Patrice Bart’s Giselle returns to Zurich

Yen Han (Giselle) © Carlos Quezada
Based on a story published by Heinrich Heine in 1834, Giselle has long stood as a front runner in the classical ballet canon.
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Angel Corella's Giselle for Pennsylvania Ballet

Yuka Iseda, Aleksey Babayev and Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in Giselle © Arian Molina Soca
Pennsylvania Ballet kicks off the season with its first Giselle since Angel Corella took over the artistic directorship five years ago. A cast dominated by soloists and corps more than did it justice.
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La Scala’s gorgeous Giselle captivates Brisbane

Claudio Coviello (Albrecht) and Maria Eichwald (Giselle), La Scala Ballet's Giselle © Darren Thomas
La Scala Ballet delights with a beautifully-danced Giselle for the company's first Australian visit.
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Brownlee and Spyres: so much more than vocal jousting

Michael Spyres and Lawrence Brownlee © Ronald Knapp
Top tenors Lawrence Brownlee and Michael Spyres dared to duel at the Concertgebouw. Both emerged victorious, and not just because of the volley of sensational top notes.
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Polina and Friends gala wins Berlin balletomanes

Polina Semionova and Friedemann Vogel © Yan Revazov
Organised by Berlin State Ballet audience’s darling, the principal dancer Polina Semionova, the gala Polina & Friends and its stellar cast literally left the house roaring from enthusiasm.
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