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Tristan und Isolde with Dorothée Gilbert and Mathieu Ganio

28.12.2014 | Giorgio Mancini
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2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the first performance of Wagner’s opera Tristan und Isolde which was staged in Munich on 10 June 1865. To celebrate the occasion, Giorgio Mancini created a piece that is inspired by this masterful opera. National première of this creation will be given on 2 October 2016 (8.00 p.m.) - Théâtre de Esch-sur-Alzette (Luxembourg).

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Giorgio Mancini

Director and choreographer, GM Ballet
Giorgio Mancini
After a brilliant career as a dancer with the Ballet du XXe siècle and the Béjart Ballet Lausanne, Giorgio Mancini was appointed director of the Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève at the age of 31 after having danced with the company during several seasons. Nine years later he took over as director of the MaggioDanza dance company in Florence where he remained until 2007. After working as a freelance choreographer for three years, Giorgio Mancini has now decided to set up his own dance company, the GM Ballet, with the goal of bringing dance to unexpected places and to the widest possible audience.

In-Contro

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève

1991 | Giorgio Mancini

In-Contro or quite simply the meeting of two gender.

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In-Contro
In-Contro is the first choreography that Giorgio Mancini created for Isabella Padovani and himself when he was still a dancer at the Grand Théâtre de Genève. This ballet was later performed by the Conservato...

Words no longer heard

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève

2002 | Giorgio Mancini

… peace amongst men, calm upon the open sea undisturbed by breath of air, a bed and sleep for those

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Words no longer heard
Created for the Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, in 2003, the ballet “Words no longer heard” is a work inspired by the theory of two halves as discussed by Plato in The Symposium and set to a drama penned...

L U N A

Live choreographic creation

27.7.2013 | Giorgio Mancini

Plenitudine al chiaro di luna

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L U N A
For this third edition of the live choreographic creation in the interior courtyard of the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, Giorgio Mancini has created ‘L U N A’ for the GM Ballet, based on the Moonlight S...