Soirée Ballet

Une nuit à l'Opéra National de Paris! 

Are you ready to experience the elegance and grace of the Paris Opera ballet? Join us on Friday, July 21st, at 6:00 p.m., for a mesmerizing evening of dance as we take you on a journey into the world of classical ballet with the screening of the legendary ballet "Giselle." Be ready to be transported to the magical realm of "Giselle," a timeless tale of love, betrayal, and redemption. As the skilled dancers gracefully glide across the stage, their movements will evoke emotions and leave you breathless.

Before the enchanting performance, enjoy a cultural mediation session where our cultural assistant, Margaux, will delve into the rich history and significance of the Paris Opera ballet. Discover the intricate techniques, the captivating stories, and the sheer artistry that make this esteemed ballet company a shining gem in the world of dance. 

The screening will take place in the AFC library. Spots are limited, so please register only if you plan to attend.
This is a FREE activity exclusively reserved for AFC members.

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About Paris Opera Play (POP) 

Introducing Paris Opera Play, the new streaming platform from Opéra national de Paris. All audiences can enjoy and review Opera de Paris performances online. POP is open to everyone, accessible in France and internationally, on any screen. It is the go-to platform for Paris Opera lovers, featuring operas, ballets, concerts, and monthly live performances. The catalog includes recordings, documentaries, master classes, and exclusive behind-the-scenes content of the institution's artists. To get more information and to subscribe, clik here.

Un grand merci to our partners for this event!