The entire score seems to tremble with desire and freshness. Who better than Thomas Jolly, one of the most inventive directors of his generation, reputed for his audacious re‑readings of Shakespeare, to celebrate this hymn to youth?
Founded in 2000 by Gabriela Carrizo and Franck Chartier, Peeping Tom is a Belgian dance‑theatre company that deploys its actor‑dancers within worlds both fantastic and sombre in which extreme choreographic language, technical virtuosity and dramatic intensity meet.
A ballet that has since become a cult work in the Paris Opera repertoire, Signes embodies the links between painting, music and dance and extends them to the stage.
In Regency Paris, bourgeois society revels in luxury and easy pleasures. Carried away on this hedonistic whirlwind, Manon cannot resist temptation, bringing the faithful Des Grieux down with her in her fall.
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