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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.

Juliet and Romeo

MaggioDanza

2005 | Giorgio Mancini

A contemporary Juliet and Romeo, inspired by Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare.

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Juliet and Romeo
Created for the dance company MaggioDanza in 2005 on the occasion of the 68th Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Festival, Juliet and Romeo is   Giorgio Mancini’s first narrative ballet. The choreographer deliberate...

In una parte di cielo

MaggioDanza

2006 | Giorgio Mancini

In the beyond, infinite space, the kingdom of light and lightness, freedom is absolute. But solitude

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In una parte di cielo
The choreography “In una parte di cielo” by Giorgio Mancini is a ballet that reverses the creative process. Whereas usually it is the music that inspires the choreographer to create the movement, in this wor...

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...