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399. ORFEO ED EURlDICE


Opera in Two Acts and Five Scenes by Christoph Willibald Gluck
DANCES OF SHEPHERDS AND SHEPHERDESSES; FURIES AND DEMONS; BLESSED SPIRITS


Choreography: By George Balanchine, staged by Brigitte Thom.

Premiere: November 22, 1975, Chicago Lyric Opera. Danced by Chicago Lyric Opera Ballet. Conductor: Jean Fournet.

Cast: Corps de ballet.

Note: Choreography based on Orpheus und Eurydike [345], with slight revisions by Balanchine.

See also: *170   345   400  

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