Thursday 16 May 2013
Ballet de l'Opéra
tour in Japan

The Ballet de l'Opéra is travelling to Japan to perform José Martinez' Children of Paradise ( Les Enfants du paradis ) for the first time. ( photo : Karl Paquette, Isabelle Ciaravola et Mathieu Ganio/ OnP, 2008)




The Étoiles, the Premiers Danseurs and the Corps de Ballet will reencounter thier audience in Nagoya on the 25th and 26th of May, before they get to Tokyo for four performances at the Bunkai Kaikan Theater, from May 30 ti June 1st. The last tour in Japan, where the Ballet de l'Opéra is regularly invited, was in 2010 in Tokyo with Giselle by Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot and Cinderella (Cendrillon) by Rudolf Nureyev.