20 Jun A dazzling double bill from Joburg Ballet – Fire and Ice
If you love going to the ballet and getting lost in the magical stories and beautiful costumes, then you will want to make sure that you have scheduled in a trip to Joburg Theatre to see Fire and Ice presented by the skilled Joburg Ballet, which will be on stage from 29 June 2018 for 8 performances only.
This dazzling double bill perfectly showcases the brilliance and range of Joburg Ballet. Fire and Ice – incorporating both classical ballet and the sweep and surge of contemporary dance, Joburg Ballet returns for its second 2018 season at Joburg Theatre with Fire and Ice.
A dynamic double bill, Fire and Ice showcases the company’s range and expertise in two contrasting ballets, the classical Raymonda Act 3 and a world première by internationally acclaimed French-Algerian choreographer Redha.
Drawn from a full-length 19th century ballet, with music by Russian composer Alexander Glazunov, Raymonda Act 3 captures some of the finest classical choreography ever created in a single glittering act.
Sharing the Fire and Ice programme will be a world première commissioned by Joburg Ballet from celebrated Paris-based choreographer Redha.
Trained in France and the US, Redha has brought wide-ranging imagination and choreographic skills to a repertoire of creative work embracing not only dance but opera, revues, cinema, television and video. Ballet companies for which he has created work include National Ballet of Cuba, San Francisco Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, Ballet Philippines and Paris Opera Ballet.
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