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The greatest of all Romantic ballets, Peter Wright’s production is a tale of betrayal, supernatural spirits and love that transcends death. Darcey Bussell presents the relay live from the Royal Opera House.

Cast sheet downloads

Cast sheets are available as PDFs.

Performers

Conductor Boris Gruzin
Giselle Natalia Osipova
Albrecht Carlos Acosta
Orchestra Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Credits

Choreography Marius Petipa
Scenario Théophile Gautier
Production Peter Wright
Additional choreography Peter Wright
Music Adolphe Adam
Designs John Macfarlane
Original lighting Jennifer Tipton
Lighting design David Finn
Staging Christopher Carr
Live Cinema Season

Find screenings of Giselle near you (6 upcoming):

e.g. Covent Garden, Berlin, France

Duration

2 hours and 10 minutes (including one interval)

Background

Peter Wright’s Royal Ballet production of Marius Petipa’s classic Giselle © ROH 2013

Giselle

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The greatest of all Romantic ballets, Peter Wright’s production of Marius Petipa’s classic is a tale of betrayal, supernatural spirits and love that transcends death.