GNO Ballet Gala


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Alternative Stage


GNO Ballet Gala

  • 09, 12, 14, 15 Jul 2023

Greek National Opera Alternative Stage
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

Starts at:20.30 (Sunday: 19.30) |

The Ballet of the Greek National Opera presents a unique gala of some of the most important works of the classical repertoire in the heart of summer. For four singular performances, on 9, 12, 14 and 15 of July 2023, the Principal Dancers, Soloists and Demi-Soloists of the GNO Ballet will perform excerpts from famous classical ballet works on the GNO Alternative Stage at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center.

The gala's comprehensive programme consists of emblematic choreographies from works of the classical repertoire that will enthral classical ballet lovers and uninitiated audiences alike. In the familiar space of the Alternative Stage, the audience will have the chance to enjoy up close an enchanting collection of legendary excerpts from The Nutcracker, Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, La bayadère, Flames of Paris, Le corsaire and Taras Bulba that have marked classical dance.

The detailed programme of the GNO Ballet Gala is as follows:

The Nutcracker,Act II -Pasdedeux
Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Princess Pirlipat: Eleana Andreoudi
Prince: Vangelis Bikos

Don Quixote,Act III -Pasdedeux
Music: Ludwig Minkus
Kitri: Maria Kousouni
Basilio: Stratos Papanousis
Giselle,Act II-Pasdedeux
Music:Adolphe Adam
Giselle: Vicky Issakidou
Count Albrecht: Danilo Zeka

Sleeping Beauty, Act I - Rose Adagio
Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Aurora: Emilia Gaspari
Companions:Agapios Agapiadis, Stelios Katopodis, Antonis Koroutis, Viorel Berinde

Sleeping Beauty, Act III -Bluebird and Princess Florine's Pasdedeux
Music: Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Princess Florina: Natasha Siouta
Bluebird: Igor Siadzko

La bayadère,Act II -Pasd'action
Music:Ludwig Minkus
Gamzatti: Eleana Andreoudi
Solor: Igor Siadzko
Girls: Vanessa Kourkoulou, Christina Makridou, Popi Sakellaropoulou, Anna Frangou
Boys: Agapios Agapiadis, Antonis Koroutis

Flames of Paris, Act III - Basque Dance
Music: Boris Asafeyv
Mitsi Stergianou
Mania Karavasili
Giorgors Varvariotis
Antonis Koroutis, Agapios Agapiadis

Le Corsaire, Variation
Music: Adolphe Adam
Ali: Agapios Agapiadis
Taras Bulba, Hopak Variation
Music: Vasily Solovyov-Sedoi
Andriy: Antonis Koroutis

With the participation of the Principal Dancers, Soloists and Demi Soloists of the GNO Ballet

Ticket prices: €15, €20 - Students, children: €10


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