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Sunday 08. Jul. 2018, 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm | Großes Haus

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Nijinsky Gala

The grand finale of the Hamburg Ballet-Days and the season will be the Nijinsky Gala. The annual gala which is always dedicated to a dance-specific or ballet-historical theme features dancers of the Hamburg Ballet and internationally acclaimed guest stars. Audiences will have the opportunity to see excerpts of various ballets by John Neumeier and other choreographers.

THE PROGRAM

FIRST PART

Excerpt from "On the Town"
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
Set and Costumes: Zack Brown – utilizing the New York photographs of Reinhart Wolf
Alexandr Trusch and the School of the Hamburg Ballet

Excerpt from "Awakening of Flora"
Music: Riccardo Drigo
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Daria Ionova, Anastasiia Nuikina, Mariia Khoreva, Maria Bulanova
Vaganova Ballet Academy

Excerpt from "The Sleeping Beauty" – Grand Pas de deux
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Marius Petipa, Alexei Ratmansky's reconstruction for the American Ballet Theatre (2015)
Tiler Peck
New York City Ballet
Herman Cornejo
American Ballet Theatre

Excerpt from "The Sleeping Beauty" – Grand Pas de deux
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Rudolf Noureev after Marius Petipa
Jillian Vanstone, Francesco Gabriele Frola
The National Ballet of Canada

Excerpt from "Songfest"
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
"Music I heard with You"
Xue Lin
"Zizi's Lament"
Konstantin Tselikov
"To What You Said"
Carsten Jung, Ivan Urban

Excerpt from "Bernstein Dances" – Lonely Town
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
Heather Ogden, Guillaume Côté
The National Ballet of Canada

Excerpt from "The Pharaoh's Daughter"
Music: Cesare Pugni
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Olga Smirnova, Artem Ovcharenko
Bolshoi Ballet

Excerpt from "Swan Lake" – 2nd act pas de deux
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Lev Ivanov / Marius Petipa
Anna Laudere, Edvin Revazov

Excerpt from "The Sleeping Beauty" – Rose Adagio
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Alina Cojocaru
English National Ballet
Spanish Prince: Karen Azatyan
Russian Prince: .Jacopo Bellussi
Indian Prince: Dario Franconi
Egyptian Prince: David Rodriguez

SECOND PART

"Bernstein Serenade"
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
Christopher Evans
Alexandr Trusch
Hélène Bouchet
Emilie Mazon
Madoka Sugai
Jacopo Bellussi
Karen Azatyan
Ensemble
Violin: Vadim Gluzman
Piano: Michal Bialk

THIRD PART

John's Dream – And What We Call Growing Up

"John's Dream"
Choreography and Text: National Youth Ballet

"Hallelujah"
Music: free after Leonard Cohen
Choreography: Yuka Oishi

"Coming Together"
Text: Charlotte Larzelere

"Just Like A Woman" / "Natural Woman"
Music: free after Bob Dylan / Carol King
Choreography: Sasha Riva / Sara Ezzell

"This Is Not a Song, It's an Outburst"
Music: free after Sixto Rodriguez
Choreography: Kristian Lever

"Humanity"
Choreography and Text: National Youth Ballet

"Talkin' Bout A Revolution"
Music: free after Tracy Chapman
Choreography: National Youth Ballet

National Youth Ballet:
Natsuka Abe, Sara Ezzell, Charlotte Larzelere, Freja Maria Lützhøft, Marcelo Ferreira, Artem Prokopchuk, Emiliano Torres, Ricardo Urbina
Musicians:
Joycelyn Homadi-Sewor (vocals), David Berton (vocals, guitar), Kellen McDaniel (vocals, guitar, viola), Amelie Wallner (violin), Lukas Plag (violoncello, bass guitar), Aike Errenst (piano, cajón)

"Birthday Dances"
Created for the celebration of the 50th anniversary of her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
Carolina Agüero, Marc Jubete
Mayo Arii, Aleix Martínez
Florencia Chinellato, Matias Oberlin
Patricia Friza, Dario Franconi

Excerpt from "Don Juan"
for Rudolf Noureev
Music: Christoph Willibald Gluck, Tomás Luis de Victoria
Choreography: John Neumeier
Silvia Azzoni, Alexandre Riabko

Excerpt from "The Sleeping Beauty" – Pas de deux "The First Awakening"
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: John Neumeier after Marius Petipa
Alina Cojocaru
English National Ballet
Alexandr Trusch
Violin: Vadim Gluzman – Vadim Gluzman plays the Stradivarius violin known as "ex Leopold Auer"

"Tchaikovsky Pas de deux"
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: George Balanchine
Tiler Peck
New York City Ballet
Herman Cornejo
American Ballet Theatre

Excerpt from "Jewels" – Diamonds
Music: Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Choreography: George Balanchine
Olga Smirnova, Semyon Chudin
Bolshoi Ballet

"Finale: Candide"
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Choreography: John Neumeier
Ensemble


~ 5 hours | 2 intermissions

Host: John Neumeier


Information:

Venue: Großes Haus, Dammtorstraße 28, 20354 Hamburg
Prices: 8,00 EUR to 219,00 EUR

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