Bobbi Jene Smith - Ballet - Season 22/23 Programming - Opéra national de Paris

Sales open on 18 October 2022 at 12h00

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    Bobbi Jene Smith

    Palais Garnier - from 17 to 30 March 2023

    Gilles Coulon / Tendance Floue

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Bobbi Jene Smith

Palais Garnier - from 17 to 30 March 2023

Sales open on 18 October 2022 at 12h00

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Bobbi Jene Smith

Ballet

Sales open on 18 October 2022 at 12h00

Book

Palais Garnier - from 17 to 30 March 2023

1h00 with 1 interval

  • Opening night : 17 March 2023

About

In few words:

The young American choreographer Bobbi Jene Smith is invited for the first time to the Paris Opera to create a work in her sensual, tribal and theatrical style. Born in Iowa, she joined the Batsheva Dance Company in 2009 where she danced for nine years under the direction of Ohad Naharin. In 2014, at the age of 30, she felt the need to create and took the risk of leaving Batsheva to try her luck as a choreographer. She returned to the United States and taught Gaga Dance classes at several universities and conservatories. In the course of her creations, she builds her language from grounded movements of enormous intensity, set in a contemporary and figurative scenography. Her dramatic approach and search for authentic movement explores the masculine and the feminine and portrays characters who tell moving stories with their bodies.

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Blind test - Ballet and the Art of Seduction
  • Création

    • Music :

      Jean Sibelius

      Celeste Oram

    • Choreography :

      Bobbi Jene Smith

    • Conductor :

      Joana Carneiro

    • Artistic collaboration :

      Or Schraiber

    • Set design :

      Christian Friedlander

    • Lighting design :

      John Torres

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