Tribute to Jerome Robbins

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Palais Garnier
Jerome Robbins
Claude Debussy,
Johann Sebastian Bach,
Leonard Bernstein,
Philip Glass
Musical direction
Valery Ovsyanikov

Étoiles, Premiers Danseurs and Corps de Ballet

Tribute to Jerome Robbins © Sébastien Mathé / OnP
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<p>Jerome Robbins considered the Paris Opera Ballet as his second home after the New York City Ballet. This production in his honour brings together works displaying the infinite diversity of his sources of inspiration and his genius on stage. Be it in the energy of the large-scale&nbsp;<em>Glass Pieces</em>&nbsp;or the intimate sweetness of&nbsp;<em>Afternoon of a Faun</em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>A Suite of Dances</em>, there emerges that rare capacity to make bodies follow the flow in a living comprehension of music. As the celebrated ballet&nbsp;<em>Fancy Free</em>, a veritable theatrical portrait of an era, enters the repertoire, Robbins reveals another facet of his talent.</p>

Tribute to Jerome Robbins
Équipe artistique

<p><strong>Choreographies /</strong>&nbsp;Jerome Robbins</p>

<p><em>Afternoon of a Faun</em><br />
<strong>Music /</strong>&nbsp;Claude Debussy<br />
<strong>Sets /</strong>&nbsp;Jean Rosenthal<br />
<strong>Costumes /</strong>&nbsp;Irene Sharaff<br />
<strong>Lighting design /</strong>&nbsp;Jennifer Tipton<br />
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<em>A Suite of Dances</em><br />
<strong>Music /</strong>&nbsp;Johann Sebastian Bach<br />
<strong>Costumes /</strong>&nbsp;Santo Loquasto<br />
<strong>Lighting design /</strong>&nbsp;Jennifer Tipton<br />
<strong>Cello /</strong>&nbsp;Sonia Wieder-Atherton</p>

<p><em>Fancy Free</em><br />
New to the repertoire<br />
<strong>Music /</strong>&nbsp;Leonard Bernstein<br />
<strong>Sets /</strong>&nbsp;Oliver Smith<br />
<strong>Costumes /</strong>&nbsp;Kermit Love<br />
<strong>Lighting design /</strong>&nbsp;Jennifer Tipton</p>

<p><em>Glass Pieces</em><br />
<strong>Music /</strong>&nbsp;Philip Glass<br />
<strong>Sets /</strong>&nbsp;Jerome Robbins,&nbsp;Ronald Bates<br />
<strong>Costumes /</strong>&nbsp;Ben Benson<br />
<strong>Lighting design&nbsp;&nbsp;/&nbsp;</strong>Jennifer Tipton<br />
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<strong>Conductor /</strong>&nbsp;Valery Ovsyanikov<br />
Paris Opera Orchestra</p>

<p>Presented by Aurélie Dupont<br />
Director of Dance at the Paris Opera</p>


<p>Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet</p>


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