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This edition: Giselle

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Episode Details

The Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra. Algis Zhuraitis, conductor. Yuri Grigorovich, choreographer. A romantic but tragic ballet by the French composer Adam, based on the legend of the Wilis—brides who die before celebrating their marriages. At midnight they rise from their graves and dance, luring chance travelers into a dance of death. Dir.: Motoko Sakaguchi. (108 min.)