Critics’ Circle Award winning company, Ballet Cymru, present an extraordinary new ballet based on the eternal story of Giselle, the young girl who falls in love with the wrong person and pays a terrible price.
Ballet Cymru have put their own unique stamp on this tale of love and loss, bringing relevance, poignancy and grittiness to this most romantic of ballets.
Featuring a new score by acclaimed composer and harpist Catrin Finch whose spellbinding music is interwoven with mesmerizing movement by Ballet Cymru Artistic Director Darius James OBE and Assistant Artistic Director Amy Doughty.
Don’t miss this once only opportunity to relish some of the best dance in Wales, made in Wales.
Ballet Cymru is an international touring ballet company for Wales, committed to inclusion and innovation in dance and classical ballet, and to the highest standard of collaboration. The company produce original professional dance performances based in the ballet technique which tour nationally and internationally. Its extensive Access and Outreach programme is committed to breaking down barriers to accessing the arts.
Brand new touring production for 2020
The Riverfront, Newport
Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd May 2020
Music by Catrin Finch
Created in Wales in Partnership with The Riverfront Newport & Catrin Finch