ENO: Akram Khan’s Giselle

English National Ballet

 

Akram Khan’s Giselle Wednesday 20 – Saturday 23 September Tickets: £12 – £55

After its sensational hit run last year, Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Akram Khan’s reimagining of this iconic ballet for English National Ballet returns. Relocating the classic tale of love, betrayal and redemption to a community of migrant garment factory workers, this production has stunning costumes and set designed by Academy Awardwinning designer Tim Yip (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon), and stirring music adapted from the

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original Adolphe Adam score by Vincenzo Lamagna, performed live by English National Ballet Philharmonic. “A masterpiece of 21st century dance” Mail on Sunday Akram Khan is a Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist English National Ballet is a Sadler’s Wells Associate Company The Monument Trust supports co-productions and new commissions at Sadler’s Wells

Akram Khan’s Giselle is a co-production between English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and Sadler’s Wells.

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England