Giselle
Dance
13 - 22 May 2021
His Majesty's Theatre

Giselle

13 - 22 May 2021 His Majesty's Theatre Buy tickets

Presented by the West Australian Ballet
Feel the devastation of heartbreak.

Peasant girl Giselle, beautiful and innocent, falls for Albrecht, a prince in disguise. Discovering he is engaged to another, her grief and shock at his deception sends her mad. Dying of a broken heart, her spirit joins the ‘Wilis’ – ghosts of women betrayed. The revengeful Wilis cruelly force men to dance to their death. Setting their eyes on Albrecht, Giselle must summon all within to save him from this terrible fate.

With stunning classical costumes, West Australian Symphony Orchestra will evoke your emotions as they masterfully present Adolphe Adam’s score.

A 178-year-old tale of impossible love, vengeful ghosts and ultimate forgiveness.

With coveted virtuoso roles and an iconic ‘white ballet act’, this Romantic-era ballet stands the test of time – maybe because first love and heartbreak resonates with us all.

Choreographers Aurélien Scannella & Sandy Delasalle after Jean Coralli & Jules Perrot
Set and Costume Designer Peter Cazalet
Lighting Designer Jon Buswell 
Composer Adolphe Adam
Conductor Jessica Gethin

Please note:
  • Latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break during the performance.
  • Mobile telephones and electronic devices are to be turned off during the performance.
  • Cameras, video cameras and tape recorders will not be permitted without the consent of the promoter.

Premium

  • $130.00 - $145.00 Admit

A Reserve

  • $99.00 - $110.00 Adult 
  • $83.00 - $92.00 Concession (Full time students, pensioners, Seniors Card holders)
  • $65.00 - $68.00 Junior (16 years and under)

B Reserve

  • $69.00 - $74.00 Adult
  • $58.00 - $62.00 Concession (Full time students, pensioners, Seniors Card holders)
  • $48.00 - $52.00 Junior (16 years and under)

C Reserve

  • $28.00 - $30.00 Admit

Groups (10+)

Babes in arms permitted for infants up to 2 years old.


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Audio Described performance and tactile tour

  • Saturday 22 May 2021 at 2pm

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