National Ballet of China

27 - 28/3/2003 20:00     Macao Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium     250

A modern, and completely innovative production of Delibes’ballet which premiered in May 2002.

Choreographed by Swedish dancer and choreographer Par Isberg on acommission for the National Ballet of China, sets by Anne-MarieAntilla and costumes by Bo-ruben Hedwall (includingflamingos, beetles and caterpillars), the light-hearted balletderived from Hoffmann’s tale and first staged in 1870, is sprinkled with fantasy and mysticism.

Principal dancers: Wang Qi Min, Wu Hai Yan, Yu Bo, Li Jun
Score: Leo Delibes
Choreographer: Per Isberg
Director: Bo-Ruben Hedwall

Sponsored by Sociedade de Turismo e Diversões de Macau, S.A.R.L.

Duration: approxim. 2 hours with an interval