State of the Arts

American Repertory Ballet's Giselle

Clip: Season 38 Episode 6 | 6m 44s Video has closed captioning.

American Repertory Ballet stages the romantic masterwork Giselle, a ballet beloved by dancers for its emphasis on both technique and story. State of the Arts reviews the story of Giselle, based on Germanic folktales, and hears from the dancers and ballet star José Manuel Carreño to learn why this ballet is so loved by dancers.

Aired: 05/30/20

Rating: NR

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