The Mariinsky theatre will show the ballet "Giselle" online

30 April 2020

The broadcast of the ballet recording will take place on Thursday, April 30.

Giselle is performed by the Prima ballerina of the Mariinsky theatre Diana Vishneva.

The broadcast starts at 19: 00.

The audience will be able to see the ballet HERE.


In the twentieth century, «Giselle» of the Petersburg model became a welcome and honored guest of many scenes of the world. Greetings from the era of romanticism, this ballet has become an encyclopedia of performing skills. According to the interpretations of the main parties offered by outstanding artists from different countries and decades, you can study the dynamics of artistic trends and aesthetic preferences of the time. For many performers, this show has become an exam for acting competence, and the audience has been captivated for the second century by a touching and dramatic story about great love, told by the perfect harmony of classical dance.

The ballet premiered at the Mariinsky theatre in 1842.